Mother's Day happens every year in May. Yet, Other Mothers' Day happens every day in the bodies, heart and souls of women everywhere. On the Friday before Mother's Day, let us at least give a loving nod, an acknowledgement however brief to acknowledge these other mothers.. (I first published this piece in May 2013 but it somehow slipped off the inter webs.)
My friend, Ellen Harris-Braun has cancer, More and more her life is science fiction incarnate.
After a lifetime of eating dairy, cooking with dairy, baking with dairy, I am realizing that I am likely allergic to dairy. Boo hoo! Always one to make lemonade when handed lemons (even better if they are Meyer), I created this (dairy-free) Vanilla Ice Cream recipe.
K. Michelle Doyle, home birth attending midwife, shares some thoughts about vacation, being off call, and walking more than 20 feet from her phone.
Midwife K. Michelle Doyle writes about losing and regaining healthy habits.
K. Michelle Doyle reflects on the LCM Stats for 2015
Information on Local Care Midwifery's practice outcomes for 2015 as calculated by MANA Stats Project.
Since the beginning of Local Care Midwifery, I have participated in Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) Statistics project and the American College of Nurse Midwives Benchmarking. Here are the 2014 stats.