nature & nurture: doula, photographer...
The journey through pregnancy, birth, postpartum and parenthood is both beautiful and challenging. I believe that with good resources and support this journey can be both magical and empowering.
- shelburne falls, ma
10+ Things We Did (and Do) to Save Our “Marriage” During the Early Years of Parenting
The complexity of our global age and the fragmentation of embedded communities pose great challenges as doulas and chaplains work to improve the quality of birthing and dying.
Yes, of course it is weird to have blood coming out of your vag at first, but after a million times, you get used to it. You live with it. It may never be a comfortable experience for you or it may in fact become a reassuring ritual. It may force you to be good to yourself once a month, or inconvenience you as long as it's happening. You may wait with breathless anticipation for the day it ends, or you may miss it when it is gone.
Why mothers Kiss their babies
You Just had a Baby, Now What? Self-Care Tips for the Postpartum Weeks — Giving Birth with Confidence
11 Things I Wish Every Parent Knew
Homeopathic hemorrhage treatments
ApprehensiveDad, daughters and sex
Birth and parenting parallels
chiropractic and pregnancy