Category Archives: Charity

Doula Workshop

I had the most fabulous time at my doula workshop the weekend before last.  I am very confident that I have found my calling in life. After having shadowed a doula on one birth and taking this workshop, I feel … Continue reading

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Help fight prematurity!

Visit the March of Dimes website and sign their Prematurity Awareness Petition.  Over all, the United States gets a D on the 2008 Premature Birth Report Card.  Premature births are on the rise, and its the #1 cause of death … Continue reading

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Ripping off other publications (with credit, so its not plagerism, right?)

I read this today on the Yes Magazine website.  I think it is worth reposting and spreading around. Has the cash economy swallowed up your life? Here are some ways to extract some of your time and “life energy” from … Continue reading

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Speaking of religious stuff

I am ELCA Lutheran, in case you all are interested.  We’re the crazy, progressive Lutherans. This is a message from an ELCA Lutheran bishop my mom sent me.  I think its a nice cause, no matter what your faith background … Continue reading

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New Car, Urban Farming, Baby Wearing and Community

Well, I bought a car.  I really wanted a Yaris but it just wasn’t happening for me.  In fact, my only hope of getting financed was through GM, which I really didn’t want to do because of how GM works … Continue reading

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