What the *$@! is a Rebozo?

If you’re a client of mine, you likely have heard the word “rebozo”. No, this is not someone who repetitively does stupid things (get it? Repeat-bozo? Rebozo? Oh man…) It’s actually a long piece of woven material traditionally used in...

The Lazy Lady’s Healthy Meatloaf

A typical millenial, I have managed to co-opt, pervert, (and improve) many things previous generations have held dear, including the humble meatloaf. It’s mostly just laziness: I want to get as much nutrition as simply as I can, and a healthy meatloaf fits the...

Friends in Real Life: You Deserve Them

My husband and I just had a fantastic dinner party and hang-out with some good friends of ours. I made sous-vide pork tenderloin with rosemary and apples, which we ate just before launching into a tactical game of Ticket To Ride all the while sharing inside jokes and...

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...