Your Children Are Part Of You FOREVER!

I had to share this today.    It made me cry.  I love my children in EVERY way possible and this article brought up some WONDERFUL emotions.  My oldest turns…


Why Babies Should Never Sleep Alone

I did just recently put a post together called "Co-Sleeping: The Facts And The Benefits."  But because I absolutely ADORE co-sleeping in EVERY way, I had…


World’s First GM Babies: Really? What’s Next?

Um....the article below is SERIOUSLY disturbing.  I think this is subject matter that should be discussed in the world of epigenetics.  I just read…


Epigentics: The Environment Defines The Imprinting

The article below is fascinating!  Again, more evidence that our DNA patterns can and DO shift based upon the inner uterine environment.  The idea…


Stepping Outside The Birth Box

I recently heard the song below and was fascinated by it.  It was written in the 60's, a time of feminism and personal exploration.  A HUGE…


Props For All The Midwives

Excellent video on the benefits of midwives!  Its unfortunate where we are nation wide when it comes to midwifery care and home birth.  Things seem…


The BEST Party EVER!

Here's just an update about how AWESOME Mabel's birthday was.  We had a REALLY good time.  Below are pictures and videos to show you all the FUN!…


Study Shows Premature Babies Feel Pain From Procedures

So babies do feel!  And they don't have to be premature to do so! Again, a common theme I talk about OVER and OVER on this blog.  I'm hoping that…


The Statistical Safety Of Homebirth

If there is a better way to give birth,  then why aren't ALL of the birth professionals across our nation working together to make birth better. …


Microflora Makes Your Baby Smart AND You Happy

img A few weeks back I mentioned I was going to discuss more about fermentation and the AMAZING benefits it provides you for better health and…


Happy Birthday, Mabel-Life Just Isn’t The Same

Today is Mabel's Birthday!  She is 4 years old.  She was born at 1:48 pm weighing 6 lbs. and 4 oz.  You can read all about her birth story by…


Preparation BEFORE Pregnancy-It Makes ALL The Difference

Preparation for pregnancy isn't really discussed much in our world.  Unfortunately,  its something that seems to be seen as even unnecessary. …


To Give You YOUR Placenta Or To Keep It-That Is the Question?

Holy COW, my friends!  It has been a LONG time since I have posted.  WOW!  Summer is FLYING by.   I promise I will be posting more…


You CAN Help!

I just found this website and they need your help.  ONE WORLD BIRTH is doing a documentary on Agnes Gereb with the hopes the word gets out of her…


For The LOVE Of Agnes Gereb

My dear followers, (which are few but I LOVE you all)I'm so sorry I haven't been posting this week.  I come from a HUMONGOUS family with 17 brothers and…


The Power of Creation Through Plant & Human Pollination

My Dad sent me the first video below and I fell in LOVE with it.  I sat watching in AWE at the power of creation and its ability to spread itself in every…


We Are All Midwives

  Being a midwife is an interesting endeavor.  I am FASCINATED by all things birth related.  I will NEVER forget the defining moment when I…


Co Sleeping:The FACTS & The Benefits

I have a  friend who asked me to post my experiences and opinions on co sleeping.  We have co slept with ALL of our children.  Granted, with…