I got a boobie from the mailman!

Not only do I love babies but I am passionate about the entire childbirth process. About making it the mother and her support person’s experience. It is all about them. I love to teach women about ways to make their vaginal birth a success and make it theirs. This if why my partner and developed Births R Us. We became certified through Lamaze International which was a WAY bigger deal and process than we imagined but in the end I know it was worth it. In fact, since the beginning of our program almost two years ago EVERY woman that has attended has had a vaginal delivery (not bad if I say so myself considering the csection average nationally is 32%!).

In the last class we teach about breastfeeding and for the past two years I have, hmmm, how should I put this…to some extent used my own breast for the teaching (keeping it clothed of course!). I asked my wonderful mom-in-law if she could make me a breast and she came through for me as usual! It came yesterday JUST in time for class last night and I. LOVE. IT!

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It goes great with the uterus that one of my nurses knitted for us! Anyway, mom-in-law…feel free to send another or two (hint hint)…the class loved it! Adam commented on how it seemed kind of “lumpy” and my response was, what boob isn’t?!

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