My friend Ellen is dead, cremated, memorialized.
How do you go on when you experience a huge loss?
How do you grieve and live at the same time?
How do you offer, and receive, condolence?
My midwife Vicki Wolfrum has died...
Planned home births sometimes become planned hospital births. Here is a photographic essay of one family's journey to the north of their newest baby.
If you have ever seen my FaceBook or Instagram pages, you have seen a lot of food pictures. Not just food, but of food shared and ended -these are photos of meals. In my household, eating together is important. Here is a post I wrote for Albany.com entitled Eating Together.
Lately it seems that there is so much violence, hatred, and discord in the world: it is overwhelming. So what do I do? I breathe. I just breathe (with a lovely, coherent twist...)
For my birthday, I recieved an electric pressure cooker from my kids and my lovely sister. Yes, I am the person that can find excitement in an appliance.
This year, Michelle was one of three winners in a national contest, the Pampers and AWHONN Thank You Nurses Award.
Warning: If you do not like mayonnaise or nutritional yeast, please do not read further.