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Birth & Wellness Fair

I had the wonderful opportunity to take part in a Birth & Wellness Fair this last weekend.  I spent the day with alternative health care providers and local support group organizers.  225 more words

Childbirth, Natural Childbirth, Labor Doula, Birth, Health And Wellness

Mary's Story

For our Wednesday guest post, we hear Mary’s account of her trials with breastfeeding.

When I found out that I was pregnant, I assumed that I’d be breastfeeding. 1,443 more words


Post Natal Judgementalism

Part of my “day job” involves running news searches on various topics, one of which is Post Natal Depression (PND). Doing this I noticed a cluster of stories around the relationship between PND and breastfeeding. 915 more words

Mental Health

A word about my fees

A word about my doula fees.  I charge 2500 for birth doula support.  That is my fee.  If your family finds that number distressing – please know that I am willing to discuss a fee that will work for your family. 291 more words

Samsarah Morgan


Birth happens.  It is happening everyday, everywhere, and almost every moment.  It is the both the most natural thing and beautiful thing regardless of how it happens.   98 more words


The Greatest Honor: Photographing a Miracle

My brother and his wife wanted to commemorate the birth of their third and final child, the last grandchild of our generation. I had the honor of being asked to photograph the birth.

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Here comes Jimmy! My natural, unmedicated childbirth

My son turns one this Saturday, September 20. Before I gave birth to him, I read many other women’s birth stories because I felt it would help me know what to expect. 2,445 more words

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