Another ‘✔’ For #DoulaProgression, Celebrating My Blogaversary, and Taking Time Off!

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Yesterday I signed up for awesome online childbirth education classes, through Community Birth Companion. They are a series of birth courses, instructed by Divine IzEarth. The first class on labor starts Tuesday night, and the others focusing on nutrition, stages of labor, signs of labor and postpartum all run through the month of July. I marked off […]

Updates, Interesting things and other stuff

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I’ve been busy. I’m getting ready to go out of town — out of the country, actually — to help a friend for a quick min, with her baby — postpartum care. . . . sort of. I haven’t met her baby yet because I haven’t seen my friend in a while. I am really […]

I took my children to the lake. . And I Left with an #IBCLC And Goat Milk! #TrueStory

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  If you noticed that I added a new page to this blog — Painted Sky Soap — it is because as of recently I became an independent representative for this small company, and so I’ll tell you why I’m excited about it, and why I believe this may be another important component of the work I do […]

SELF CARE — It’s more than what you think in Anti-Racist and Social Justice Work! (Video)

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I added a new label to this blog; ‘SELF-CARE’. But I don’t want to make it a truly ‘separate’ category and only talk about practical aspects, if you know what I mean, but I want to also talk about it on a deeper level. I’ll explain. From what I’ve noticed at least, self-care is one of the […]