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A few days ago I wrote about a natural birth myth and the two things you really need to manage labor pain over at The Humbled Homemaker. Here's an excerpt: Labor pain remains mysterious until it’s experienced, so most women wonder what it will *really* feel like. In...read more
Last July, on the occasion of his 80th birthday, I had the honor of singing Happy Birthday to His Holiness the Dalai Lama... ...in a basketball coliseum... ...with thousands of other people. Still, Singing Happy Birthday to the Dalai Lama was a highlight of my life. I...read more
Wondering how to prepare for a natural birth, both physically and mentally? With so many natural childbirth classes available, it can be hard to figure out which one to take. I chose the Hypnobabies home-study course as my natural childbirth preparation course when I...read more
I forgot I signed up to bring the Valentine's Day snack for my daughter's pre-school party. After a day-before reminder, I headed to the store to gather supplies for a snack that I wanted to serve. I wanted something healthy and simple. Something I could feel good...read more
Our son loves Star Wars and Star Wars Legos, so we created a fun, yet inexpensive Lego Star Wars birthday party for him at our house! Star Wars Inspired Birthday Party Invitations I made the invitations myself using Photoshop Elements, and then printed the file as a...read more
My Top Two Tips for Having a Natural Childbirth (Not what you might think) + Secret about my first labor
A common question I get asked about natural birth is related to "tips, tricks, or techniques" to get through it. It's hard to wrap our minds around getting through so many hours of labor without pain medication. After all, our society is filled with many stories of...read more