Placenta Encapsulation: Part One (I did it)

Something I wanted to do, but “couldn’t” after G was born was encapsulate my placenta. I say “couldn’t” because it sounded like I’d have to jump through hoops at the hospital he was born at in order to keep it. I didn’t want to deal with that and as it turned out, I wasn’t mentally or … Read on…

World Breastfeeding Week

Last week was World Breastfeeding Week. A week to raise positive awareness on the benefits of breastfeeding. I didn’t know this was a thing until a few weeks ago when a friend of mine passed along some information about a project that a photographer we’d both worked with was participating in. Blaire of Second Ave Photography … Read on…

Breastfeeding the Second Time Around

Breastfeeding was something I always knew I wanted to do. My mom did it and for a long time I thought it was something every mother did with their baby (I know better now). I managed to breastfeed G for 12.5 months. My original goal was six months, and then I upped my goal to … Read on…