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Top 5 New Baby Essentials

So, it’s Black Friday. A day of sales and excess and buy it now or regret it later. It is so easy to be led to believe that we need more and more and more – it all makes our lives simpler, cleaner, happier, and, well, better! 533 more words


Dear Doula

I had heard shopping around for a doula was kind of like dating…A bit nerve-wracking and awkward…

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How Self Responsible Are We?

Hello to all,

Don’t you feel while growing wiser :)  that besides absolute beauty and fabulousness, also the sense of self responsibility increases?

How do you wish the earth look like when your children, grandchildren grow up? 62 more words

Inner Reflections

decorative gourd season

Fall is my favorite season. The turning leaves– just incredible. The cooler weather, very welcome. Tall boots. It also means another year is nearly done flying by, which I suppose shouldn’t surprise me anymore. 150 more words


St Luke's Birth Clinic

2 weeks ago I had a fantastic experience attending a birth at St Luke’s Birth Clinic near Tsukiji in Tokyo!

The mother I was helping was very determined to have a natural birth and specifically chose this place for it’s midwife-led, no epidural, free-style birthing practice. 200 more words

The Birth of Carolina Raye | Birth Photography

The weekend of sweet Carolina’s birth started rather eventfully.  On Friday I was home from work and spent the morning grocery shopping.  I came home in between stores and suddenly felt very sick to my stomach.  1,583 more words


Isaac's Birth, Oct 2015

By Ashley W.

Elaine was such a wonderful support to my husband and I prior to, during, and after the birth of our son. As first time parents we had a lot of questions during our meetings before giving birth.

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Labor & Birth