An Open Letter to My Village.

Dear Colorado Springs Village of Awesome, I cannot, and do not, thank you enough for your unwavering support over the years. As of April 2015, I have lived here for 10 years, and my roots go deep into this community, even though I miss my home state of Oregon. For all...

Do’s and Don’ts in Labor & Delivery (a.k.a. Getting What You Want, Kindly)

Birth plans. Epidurals. Natural Childbirth. Doulas. Induction. Cesareans. And more… The list of decisions about birth goes on and on… More women are becoming dissatisfied with the status quo in American maternity care, and are asking for something outside...