Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Gift Box
$48.95 / 3 boxes
$48.95 / 3 boxes + engraved teaspoon
This is the perfect baby shower presents for mums to be. This gift box contains 3 of our best teas for women during pregnancy and breastfeeding, Bodhi Organic Mother’s milk, SereniTEA and ZesTEA.
Mother’s Milk: 100% certified organic fenugreek, fennel, raspberry leaf, alfalfa, lemon verbena and nettle.
SereniTEA: 100% certified organic chamomile, spearmint, lemon verbena, lavender and lemon balm.
ZesTEA: 100% certified organic ginger, lemongrass, lemon peel, turmeric, and lemon myrtle.
This lovely gift box also comes with a Bodhi engraved teaspoon for perfect serving.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is widely-known for its ability to relieve nausea associated with motion and morning sickness.
Fenugreek (Trigonella Foenum-Graecum) One of the most well-known galactogogue herbs that has been used for centuries to increase breast milk production. It is also used as a tonic to improve digestion. Fenugreek has also been shown to be beneficial for balancing blood sugar levels.
Fennel (Foeniculum vulgaris) is another effective herb commonly used to increase milk production. It is also beneficial for relieving gas and upset stomachs, and can also benefit babies with colic, gas, reflux and indigestion, through their mother’s milk. It can also assist with triggering the letdown reflex, beneficial for working mums who have found they’ve stopped responding to the pump.
Raspberry leaf (Rubus idaeus) Raspberry leaf tea is not only beneficial for pregnant women it is also very useful for women after they give birth and while breastfeeding. During the postpartum period your uterus starts to shrink back down to size, breastfeeding aids this by encouraging uterine contractions. Raspberry leaf tea can also help speed up the process by helping tone the uterus. Raspberry leaf tea is a great source of iron, calcium, magnesium, B vitamins and vitamin C. It is also considered a galactogogue herb as it can help increase mother’s milk supply.
Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) is a nutrient rich herb that is considered a galactogogue, helping to boost nursing mothers milk supply. Alfalfa is also highly nutritious herb providing vitamins and minerals required for milk production. It is also beneficial for improving digestion.
Lemon verbena (Aloysia citrodora) is a lovely calming herb that will help improve womens milk supply by reducing their stress levels. Stress is a common cause of reduced milk production. Lemon verbena can also help improve digestive complaints such as indigestion, cramping and bloating.
Nettle (Urtica dioica) is a very nutritious herb that is rich in mineral such as iron, calcium, magnesium and beta-carotene and vitamin C. Nettle has been used for centuries to help treat mothers who are anaemic after giving birth. Nettle is commonly used to help boost milk production.
Chamomile and lemon balm are lovely soothing herbs for pregnant and breastfeeding mums to help calm the nervous system and help improve sleep. These herbs can help relieve anxiety, which is one of the major causative factors when it comes to low milk supply.
All of these teas are caffeine free.