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Pre-Eclampsia

This seems to come up a lot when women tell me their birth stories. I cringe inside, because the majority of the time it ends up with a c-Section. 235 more words

Childbirth Education

Can It Get Crazier?

This was a question that has been like a mantra the last few months. My phone started degrading, and not functioning well.  So my daughter gives me her old iPhone. 173 more words

Childbirth Education

"Mindfulness for Childbirth" Classes

Cara’s mother had driven 4 hours to arrive at her daughter’s bedside. Her coat was still buttoned when she blew into the room. As the door swung shut behind her, she stopped, squinting at us in the dim light. 1,006 more words

Back to Teaching

The other day I taught my first birthing class since Sweet Baby’s death and birth. It went fine–just me, two couples, a plastic pelvis, and a few baby dolls. 680 more words

Birth Work

April 26 - Power to the Parents

Are you a new or expecting parent?

Do you have questions about birth or newborn care? Are you trying to figure out what kind of birth setting is best for you? 178 more words

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How to Get Healthy and Stay Healthy During Pregnancy

Each woman arrives at a new pregnancy from a different starting point. One woman may have planned for months to get pregnant, taking vitamins, eating healthy, and exercising. 1,550 more words

Dancing for Birth

Have you heard of this phenomenal, energizing, connecting, educational and dynamic class for expecting and new moms? Read on

Dancing for birth combines intuitive childbirth education with…you guessed it! 217 more words