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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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DIY Postpartum Healing Ice Packs

November 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Green Living

You’ll know if you might ever need this post.   Head on over to Life Your Way today to read a little bit about Gabriel’s birth story (I’m still motivated to write out the whole thing sometime soon, but man, do the days fly by!) along with a recipe for homemade ice packs for postpartum […]

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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.

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