Month / October 2014

Grow Where You Are Planted

I have been working through a 30 day devotional plan to read Oswald Chamber’s “My Utmost for His Highest.”  Yesterday’s daily reading spoke deeply to me. The devotional is set out of Matthew 6:25-34, where Jesus is talking about not worrying.  In the devotional, it talks about verse 28, “Consider the lilies of the field…” […]

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In a newsboy cap sewn by L’s  Goddaughter, and the photograph was taken by a bridesmaid of L’s (All captions of photos written by the patient.) I was blessed to have been L’s midwife with her second birth in January 2013.  Her sweet boy took her on quite the labor journey, 34 hours of walking, […]

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K and N began care with me at 8 weeks along in their first pregnancy.  K was glowing from excitement of being pregnant and getting to plan her first home birth.  She had been planning a home birth for a few years, and her mother in law had home births in the past. K’s pregnancy […]

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Photos by the lovely Abby Camarata of Bump 2 Baby Birth Photography. A hired me at the beginning of the first trimester of her third pregnancy.  I was blessed to have served A during her second delivery as her doula for her VBAC.  She rocked her very long, hard VBAC journey.  I was excited to […]

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