My dear sweetheart, I know how much you love me. I know you only want what's best for us, me and our family. I know that you carry the weight of our world on your shoulders and that you are doing everything in your power to keep the world safe and secure and risk free… Continue reading Dear Sweetheart – What I wish you understood about what I want…
It's been far too long since I've posted anything to my blog. We're living in Mexico thanks to my husband's job sending him on an extended work assignment and including his family. Life is pretty nice here. Beautiful weather (most of the time), a maid three days a week, a gardner twice a week, kids… Continue reading Birth Can’t Be Trusted!…..REALLY?
I can do that -- most of the time. As a truly independent childbirth educator, I set my own schedule. Birth work is all I do so I, most of the time, can create a class schedule that fits the needs of the student. I don't like hearing expectant women talk about how they wanted… Continue reading “I Need a Childbirth Class Schedule that Fits MY Schedule”
I've recently had people ask me to give the 5 steps or things one should do to prepare for a satisfying birth experience. So, here they are - my opinion: 1. Read POSITIVE birth stories. When reading a birth story pay close attention to what you are feeling. Does any part of the birth story… Continue reading 5 Steps to a Satisfying Birth Experience
Most know what a childbirth educator is but did you know there are different kinds of childbirth educators? I'm not talking about what they teach but who they choose to affiliate with. For example - a childbirth educator working out of a hospital, birth center, doctor's or midwife's office has aligned her/himself with that entity.… Continue reading Independent Childbirth Educator?