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Giving Birth at Home: Pros and Cons of our Homebirth Decision

January 17th, 2015 · 26 Comments · Natural Health

Two-month-old’s giggles may just cure cancer and create world peace, my husband quipped the other day. We’re in the baby giggles stage now, those amazingly heart-melting “hyuk-hyuks” parents are rewarded with when we smile and laugh with baby, nuzzle his neck with our kisses and tickle his belly. Yes, dear reader, babies do bring joy […]

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Surprises, Being Wrong and Discovering a Name (Birth Story, Part 2)

December 11th, 2014 · 10 Comments · My Story

I sure made you wait a long time for part 2! I would say it’s appropriate because I had to wait to meet this baby, but he was only (barely) a day overdue, so that would be quite the exaggeration. Life (and editorial calendars) march on…but now I’m back! Be sure to start with part […]

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Mac and Cheese and Having a Baby (Birth Story, Part One)

November 26th, 2014 · 14 Comments · My Story

Ah…baby number four. Poor child has almost no chance of having a baby book – maybe a baby folder with a few things tossed haphazardly in it? – but at least, because his mom’s a writer online, he’ll have a very complete record of his own birth story. ‘Cause that’s super important when you’re a […]

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Keep Baby Safe and Healthy with 5 Simple Natural Parenting Goals

October 25th, 2014 · 9 Comments · Green Living

If parenting itself has about the biggest and fastest learning curve ever, figuring out how to parent as naturally as possible and keep your babes safe from all the toxins and junk in the world feels just as difficult. It baffles me how little I knew when I first started this parenting gig and how […]

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I embrace butter. I make homemade yogurt. I eat traditional real food – plants and animals that God created, not products of plants where food scientists work. Here at Kitchen Stewardship, I share how I strive to be a good steward of my family's nutrition, the environment, and our budget, all without spending every second in the kitchen. Learn more about the mission of KS here.