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My wish at 34

34 years old but still living in the same body that first received the tickling warmth of his breath on the lobe of my ear; his lips’ tender press in the crease of my neck. 737 more words

Motherhood

Herbal Support for Pregnancy: The 'We're Expecting' Edition!

Yay! Baby #2 is on the way (even though baby #1 is now a big 5 year old!) And I am due at the end of Feb 2015!   442 more words

Herbalism

Babies and Mothers CranioBalance Day in Jerusalem

This week we held an exciting, powerful and successful Babies and Mothers day in Jerusalem.

Despite the cold and rainy weather, over 20 babies aged 2 weeks to 18 months showed up to experience and benefit from CranioBalance treatments offered by various therapists under the supervision and assistance of Stuart (Shmuel) Berger, PT, founder of CranioBalance. 195 more words

CranioBalance

Slow Incision

Intrigue me, white sheer stockings
Ruined by my nostril’s behavior
Freshly cut, exposed breast, the swollen belly
Uncertain in a hospital gown

Once blooming Hortensia… 39 more words

Poetry

My Homebirth Story

I just updated my home-birth page. You can view it by clicking the page above anytime if home-birth is of interest to you.


I had a hospital birth with my first son and didn’t like the business procedure like attitude toward birth. 689 more words

Life

Are American's ready to have babies the Irish way? Do you want a mid-wife or a maternity concierge?

I received a letter from my ob/gyn’s office today with an appointment date. I thought it was a mistake until I got a voice mail from the secretary requesting I ring back to confirm the appointment which was based on a referral from my GP’s office. 1,203 more words

I'm A Woman..... Yeah, Yeah, Yeah!

I can’t think of a time in my life when I wasn’t happy that I was a woman.  Not once.  Which I’m grateful for.  Well…. OK… when it comes to all the time it takes to get ready for the day…… I do get a little jealous that my husband can be showered and ready to go in like 15 minutes….. 255 more words

Family