What to Buy For Your Baby: A Guide

Knowing what to buy to prepare for the arrival of your baby can be overwhelming, stressful, and expensive. (Although shopaholics among us rejoice!) Having everything ready to go before 40 weeks can provide a sense of preparedness. But what to buy for your baby before...

Vaginal Gandalf? No, Doulas Are So Much More

A while ago, there was a mention of doulas on a TV show called Brooklyn Nine-Nine that described one of us as a “vaginal Gandalf”. I think vaginas and references to magical kingdoms are great and at first found the comparison flattering, but upon thinking...

On Women’s Bodies

As I was looking for something meaningful to post on International Women’s Day (what a black hole that was!), I really wanted to ask myself some questions that would resonate with the people who like my Facebook page. What is it that makes being a woman hard?...