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Tag: childbirth

Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones

  When we are pregnant we glow. We are a vessel of creation. How awesome and a little terrifying. We go through so many emotions during pregnancy, sometimes it’s hard to keep up . We often read books and watch movies about giving birth. We talk to their friends and relatives […]

Doula what?

Doula what?

“If a doula were a drug it would be unethical not to use it.” Dr. John H. Kennel The word “doula” comes from the ancient Greek meaning of “women who serve”. We use it now to refer to a woman who is trained to provide continuous physical, […]

The birth of a family

The birth of a family

I found out that I was pregnant with our first child when I was 19.  Young and a little terrified I wanted to do everything right.  Fate brought me to a job as a barista at our local co-operative grocery store just weeks before, where I […]