Leah Bodenbach, RN, BSN, is a nurse, coach, and founder of Blooming Motherhood. After receiving her nursing degree in 2014, she worked in a hospital setting in neuro trauma, pediatric ICU, neonatal ICU, and postpartum. Simultaneously, she worked at a birthing center, assist-ing midwives in supporting moms and babies through natural labor and childbirth.She now specializes in reducing the risk of allergies and chronic health issues through ﬁrst foods for littles. She is wildly passionate about teaching moms to nourish their little ones with intentional foods, as well as how to integrate holistic and modern medicine into their own daily rhythm.Leah resides in Springﬁeld, Missouri, with her husband, Trenton, and their two children, Elowen and Aldrik. She loves relaxing in a hammock, working in her garden with her husband, cooking with her kids, dancing around the house, and hearing live music. You can sign up to work one- on- one with Leah at bloomingmotherhood.co for an individualized approach to ﬁrst foods, or an integrative approach to wellness for your little one.