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Haiti.. beautiful and terrible things happen everywhere

  2/13/17 being back here after being in a place that is so not anything like here is strange… without internet, TV, phone/text access, without being able to talk to anyone (except my interpreter). To be so out of place and yet feel so at home in your soul… where…

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2018 <3

Central Mass Midwifery welcomed 34 sweet babies into the world in 2018, that means 34 moms were born along with their babies… 34 times I witnessed the strength, determination, vulnerability, and raw power of women reaching into another place inside themselves, entering into labor land, and moving through the experience,…

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My Favorite Christmas Present

My favorite Christmas present this year came in the form of a text message…. As I lay in bed smiling last night with the relaxation that comes after the hoopla is over, I received a text from a client saying “ a year ago tonight, I wish I could go…

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Mother Knowing

I was honored to be part of the birth of five new souls who entered our world this month… five new mothers were born… five women went through the most intense, most otherworldly, most over the moon, most body and mind opening experience that they will ever go through. Bringing…

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The spaces between here and there

I am fascinated and intrigued with altered spaces of between… between one space and another… places that transition.coming back and forth from space beyond space and time beyond time.. as we move through this plane of existence. As a midwife time bends in labor land, it is at once fast…

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Labor Land

I recently had a mom who was in labor tell me she didn’t feel “right” I let her know her vitals were fine, and asked what she was feeling… she told me she felt like she wasn’t present, spacey, and like she wasn’t in her body. I let her know…

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You are a good mother

I know I post about the beautiful and life changing part of birth… and for some of us it is a smooth and blissful thing.. We breath our babies down and out and into our arms and are full of love and joy and instant elation…. but for the rest…

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