Learn about the importance of umbilical cords, how formula compares with breast milk, and how beautiful a homebirth can be with this photographer’s blog. In addition to taking stunning pictures, this blogger is also a doula, so the posts are backed up by lots of birthing experience.
For 2014 one of my New Year’s Resolutions was to invigorate my business and “lean in.” Though I hate calling it a ‘business,’ at the end of the day, that’s what it is and I realized I wasn’t treating it with respect. For the longest time I considered my full time self-home-employment to be temporary, […]
A December Birthday in Germany is the Best Birthday
Normally people grumble about a December birthday being too close to Christmas and being no fun. But when you are in Germany, a December birthday means there’s always a magic party going on somewhere, just for you. I helped celebrate my doula baby’s first December birthday in style by visiting the Wiesbaden Christmas market for […]
Deutsches Hygiene Museum Birth Exhibit
My family and I went to Dresden last week, and we made a delightful last-minute pit stop at the Deutsches Hygiene Museum. This museum, focusing on the intricacies of the human body and the culture surrounding personal hygiene, is a popular destination for local school groups. All of the guidebooks offered this warning: “If you […]