It’s been a while since I have posted anything for several reasons. I have been dealing with some physical issues that have depleted much of my energy both physically and emotionally. I have been trying to recover and reclaim my health and energy since my return to the U.S. late this past summer. This has … More It’s been a while….
So I have been attempting to post something for weeks…I think I may have an actual case of writers block. I sit down and try to compose a small piece, of interesting tidbits that might be worth reading and nada….. Since I have committed to keep this site current I will attempt once more to … More Life in the birth house
For centuries midwives have been in a position of promoting health to mothers and their babies, they are the experts in normal birth. I love the process of pregnancy and birth, it was during my first pregnancy that I discovered this. With each of my successive pregnancies and birthing my children my awe and love … More Looking back and packing my bags….again
I have been back in the U.S. for a few weeks now and my itinerary was set to take me to Haiti this week for a 3 month clinical internship. However, due to circumstances at the birthing center in Haiti that trip has been cancelled. I went ahead with the first leg of the trip … More New Season….
There’s so much I want to tell you, so many little things and mundane things, just to keep you, whoever you are, updated. Maybe it’s important to somebody, or just some piece of trivial news to help you pass a few minutes of your time today (whether you know me or not). I don’t know … More so, what’s the point?
I am in the Philippines now and have been for almost two weeks. I am near Subic Bay, for those of you who are familiar with the different islands here. I did not suffer any jet lag, which is a first for me and I hope a new trend. Even though this is my first … More New Surroundings
December has come and gone and it has taken along with it the holidays and most of January. I have been back in Washington state since mid December and enjoying getting to see my two sons, daughter-n-law and granddaughter. While here I have been staying with close friends and also at my sons home. I … More Christmas break is over….
This update is overdue I am sorry to say; it is also long because it is so overdue. I don’t particularly like long updates. However I am perplexed on how to give you the past two months happenings without the length. In Oct my class mates and I headed into the quagmire of pregnancy complications, … More the end of chapter 1…..
So I’ve been doing this school thing now for a month…I am currently buried under a PILE of books, just in case any of you have been looking for me. The course is clipping along with the steady pace of an East African runner, following the well traveled trails of conception to the birth of … More School Days…..
Summer comes to an end tonight for me…I am so thankful for these past few months! A time of refreshing spent with family and friends, lots of laughing, a bit of crying and so many shenanigans, woo what fun! Tomorrow I will crack open my textbooks, take notes and pray I am the perfect sponge, … More oh summer….