Last Wednesday I went in for my midwife appointment at 40 weeks, 5 days. She swept my membranes for the third time. THIRD time’s a charm, right? I was dilated to 4cm and 80 percent effaced. But where was my baby?! After she reassured me it would be literally a day or two, I went […]
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I am a Hudsonville Ice Cream brand ambassador. All opinions expressed belong to me. Today is Detroit’s birthday. Pretty fun right? She is looking mighty fine for being 316 years old! To celebrate, Michigan-made Hudsonville Ice Cream set-up shop in Cadillac Square this afternoon to hand out FREE ice cream, host raffles, and celebrate the birth […]
Birth sticks with a woman, remaining in her bone and her flesh as an embodied memory long after the baby has left her womb. – Pamela E. Klassen When I posted on my Facebook that Miles was born, I contemplated whether or not I should add that it was a drug-free birth. I went back […]
Friday was my due date. I was really hoping I would be sharing baby boy’s birth story by now, but alas, here we are…3 days overdue so far. If you’ve never gone past your due date, you probably don’t really get how this feels. Friday was a tough day overall since I’ve had plenty of signs that labor […]
I cannot believe it has officially been one entire year of blogging. I secretly hoped I would make it six months and not run out of things to say…Now, I think I could probably make it six years with all the ideas I have – just very little time to get them all written! It […]
One of the prompts from Mama Kat’s this week was to write a post including one favorite blog from each month of the past year. Since I didn’t start blogging until April, I will start there. Here’s my personal favorites from the year: April: My Birth Story – Because who doesn’t love to read about […]
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There are lots of great MSU Children’s Gardens Summer 2023 Events. Visit for stories, bubbles, diggers, bugs and more!
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