Three Mamas and a Flat

Three Mamas and a Flat

I got a flat tire, and it was fun. There are, of course, so many qualifiers here. Namely, it was Girls Weekend. Three moms, leaving our beloveds and our dear little ones on their own for three days. We were giddy. This weekend had been in the works for months! The ultimate in mama self-care. Spa Day was less than 24 hours away! Nevermind Friday the 13th. Nevermind Murphy and his Laws. Nevermind a flat tire—or two. We were still in town, yet to leave the driveway when Meredith weirdly steered her car into the old two-by-fours bordering Erica’s gravel drive.  Two of our husbands were … [Read more...]

5 Faves: Birth, Breastfeeding, and Mothering

Five Faves: Birth, Breastfeeding, Parenting facebook fanpages

In honor of Cinco de Mayo on this lovely 5/5, here’s a list of 5 of my favorite birthy and early parenting Facebook fan pages: Birthing from Within Childbirth Connection Kelly Mom Attachment Parenting International Momma Zen   Birthing from Within Birthing From Within provides books, products, certification programs, and events for anyone interested in childbirth. We are on the cutting edge, offering mindful, compassionate and dynamic childbirth and parenting preparation. Find a wonderful class or doula near you! Take a workshop and change your perspective on what birth … [Read more...]