21 Day Practice: Day 5 – Five words of healing
Maternal Heath Care / Personal Development / Reiki / Spirituality

21 Day Practice: Day 5 – Five words of healing

I’ve been working with a Reiki client in the third trimester of pregnancy. One of my joys is to work with mamas-to-be, as well as new mamas and their little ones. As a mother, I deeply respect and honor the sacred journey and process of creation of “mother” and “child” (or “children”!) I feel that … Continue reading

Advocacy / Maternal Heath Care / Parenting

Maternal health care is a right, not an option

In March 2o11, The Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011 (H.R. 894) was introduced by Rep. John Conyers, D-MI to reduce maternal mortality in the United States, provide greater transparency for reporting on pregnancy-related deaths and improve outcomes through research, education and awareness.(See italicized text below for a summary of the Act’s provisions.) According to … Continue reading