Monthly Archives: March 2010

POEM

I went out to dinner with a friend of mine last night, and I told her that I had a poem that had been floating around in my head for the last week or so that I couldn’t get out of my head. She said it was because I hadn’t written it down. So this […]

EVEN BETTER – AFTER ALL THESE YEARS!

With my latest couple of posts talking about some of the more silly (and sometimes stupid) things that people think or say – I would like to shift things up a bit and tell you about some of the remarkably good things that I’ve seen or heard. I find it stunningly remarkable that in just […]

LIES, DAMN LIES, AND STATISTICS

‘There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.’ – Mark Twain I’ve heard some really ridiculous things in my years attending births (and there’s even a website someone else has devoted to ridiculous things that have been heard called “my OB said what??”). I’ve had a doctor – an OB – hold […]

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

“We have made the hospitals so much more home-like now…there is no reason for someone not to want to come to the hospital.” While I have another post which gushes about why I love hospitals and OB’s and I love having someplace to take my clients when they are NOT healthy or when they have […]

My Children

There have been a few times when I’ve realized how much my job effects my children….like when we had to cancel my daughter’s sleep-over birthday party due to a lice scare in the neighborhood and she asked me if we could just postpartum the birthday party for a week; or the time my oldest son […]