It’s World Doula Week (okay, it was when I started this post), and I love doulas! A quick Google search will give you lots of info about what birth doulas do and why they are valuable. They are so valuable. Here you can see, in photos, some of the beautiful support they provide. Although I’m […]
Category Archives: Births
My friend Jennifer… She is one of the most loving, thoughtful, caring people I know. She is the kind of friend who drops off surprise gifts and sends texts to say she cares, and to remind me that I’m awesome. 🙂 Who wants to bring me a meal when I know I am getting a […]
It was an awesome year! In no particular order, here is one picture from almost every photo shoot I had in 2016. Thank you to my wonderful clients for inviting me into your homes and your lives to capture these unique moments! Happy New Year! 2017 is going to be a good one!
Babies aren’t always born the way we hope they will be. C-sections happen and NICU stays happen. Sometimes what is a happy time is also an extremely difficult time. Sometimes that’s the case even when a birth goes exactly as we had hoped. We take all of these experiences and feelings with us, and we […]
One thing I’ve loved witnessing at births is the way women gather together to nurture and support and do whatever needs to be done. They provide such intuitive care to each other. We provide such intuitive care to each other. In additional to her midwife and doula, this mama was supported through labor and delivery […]