Carley Akehurst
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Carley Akehurst

Dr. Carley Akehurst is a Dr of Naturopathic Medicine. She was Valedictorian of her graduating class and has additional qualifications as a birth doula, childbirth educator, and breastfeeding consultant. Doctor Akehurst practices family-focused evidence-based integrative medicine with a special focus in women's health, fertility, pregnancy, pediatrics, and allergies. She has a beautiful daughter and is currently expecting.

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    New Mom

    Fighting Mama Fatigue

    I hear ya – being a mama is exhausting at times! Endless diaper changes, marathon feeds, sleepless nights.  What is a modern mama to do? Well, it may be more than just busy modern…

    October 3, 2016
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    Advice Food

    Immune Support For Your Sick Kiddo

    Oh no! Your darling babe has brought more than his lunchbox home from daycare and now you’re left living with a sniffly, unhappy kiddo. If a doctor’s visit has told you that Junior has…

    November 7, 2016
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    Advice New Mom


    It’s that time of year again! No – not the holidays, but rather that time when skin gets dry and cracked and painful and eczema tends to get worse. Whether you are a busy…

    December 19, 2016
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    Postpartum Depression

    Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

    Before I had my daughter, I had dreams of postpartum being a time when I finally slowed down. I’m a person who is often going a mile-a-minute, juggling several too many things at once.…

    May 11, 2017
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    Mom Stuff

    My Lovely Lady Lumps

      A few weeks ago, I asked my husband to start taking more photos of me with the kiddos. I had started to notice that while I had lovely photos of my parents, siblings,…

    June 7, 2017
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    Just Do It

    Last week my husband and I went camping. Like, outside. With our toddler. And our three month old. I’m sure many of you are laughing, some others think we’re nuts and even more are…

    August 18, 2017
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    Snacks Of Summer

    Summer is in full swing at our house, meaning two things: Each morning starts with battling my toddler over ‘sunscream’ application. I hear “Can I have a popsicle?” at least twenty times a day.…

    August 30, 2017