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Day three postpartum exam

Went to followup on a homebirth client of L’s this morning. A three-day postpartum visit. Had a lovely visit. This mom, my age, just birthed her fifth, and maybe her last babe. Her eldest is 7. Everything is going well, except the mom is doing too much, too soon. . . can you blame her […]

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Name of Blog

I gave my blog an imaginary name, one that I’d like to use if we ever get to live in this area. As soon as I heard the name of the mountains in this area, I thought it would be great to name a midwifery practice after them. So, with that, thought I’d give it […]

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Hitting the Ground Running, Rapid Fire Style

Yesterday, I drove to WI to begin my midwifery internship. I planned to swing through the clinic in La Farge to let L know I’d made it and to swipe a pager off of her for the months ahead. I arrived at 1530, expecting to be up to Echo Valley Farm around 1600 to unpack, […]

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