Archive for May, 2010

  • Happy Memorial Day!

    Monday, May 31st, 2010

    Today, we honor those who have lost their lives serving this country in the military. I would also like to take a moment to simply acknowledge all of those men, women and families who actively serve our country.

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  • Sparrow Hospital – Lansing, Michigan

    Monday, May 24th, 2010

    I felt extremely honored to have been so graciously received here. By design, Sparrow Hospital was the first stop on my 100 Hospital National Tour – promoting “Positive Pregnancy, Positive Birth”.

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  • 100 Hospital Tour – “Positive Pregnancy, Positive Birth”

    Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

    It’s Tuesday already. I feel like I missed all of last week. It simply got away from me. Parents certainly understand how days and weeks can disappear and children do keep us quite aware of how quickly time passes.

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  • “Childhood Matters” Radio Book Club with Tori

    Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

    On Mother’s Day I had the pleasure of being part of Childhood Matters – Nurse Rona Renner’s Book Club where she featured “The Joy of Pregnancy”. I was on with Natalie Berbick, the program manager for Brighter Beginnings.

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  • A Very Happy Mother’s Day

    Sunday, May 9th, 2010

    Long ago, my own mother and I developed a tradition; I no longer remember who started it. The winters in the Midwest can be brutal, but in spring, the world comes back to life. May apples, trilliums, crocuses, and violets are the first flowers to appear.

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  • A Good Read, Life and Childbirth

    Monday, May 3rd, 2010

    I have no particular idea why I like to write on airplanes more than other places. I have to assume it is because it is a spot where I am actually seated, without the ability to move and I have the blissful experience of privacy thanks to the luxurious purchase of a Bose headset some years ago.

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