Mothermorphosis

They say having a baby changes your life. I say it completely transforms your existence and you become an entirely new person. A mother. I call it a…mothermorphosis. A few examples: 1. I used to wear accessories. Now I wear my baby in a Boba organic cotton carrier. 2. My idea of an intimate dinner

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Homebirth in CT, Part I

Yesterday I was asked if I would attend a meeting with the new Commissioner of Public Health to discuss the legal status of homebirth in Connecticut. Well, sort of.  I have no idea if the Commissioner has any idea that a few homebirth supporters will be stopping by to pay her a visit.  Not yet,

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Elmo loves you!

So Ava loves Elmo… I mean what kid doesn’t?  But the way she reacts to even a picture of Elmo resembles a tween who has just seen Justin Bieber (yeah, I’m in trouble). Well, her stuffed Elmo met his maker in a gruesome attack by our dog, leaving him without a cute, fuzzy face.  Ava

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