Everything I could ask for in a midwife.

baby slings

Dina attended the births of my third and fourth babies. She is pretty much everything I could ask for in a midwife. Kind and empathetic, able to honor a mother’s wishes and intuition, but also very knowledgable and skilled. Dina has a gift for knowing what is best for each mama/baby pair. At prenatal visits,…

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Labor Land

laborland homebirth

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 that is exactly what it…

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Haiti.. beautiful and terrible things happen everywhere

Haiti Midwifery

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 the day is from sunup to…

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