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Let’s get reacquainted. This is who I am…

There have been a lot of transitions in the past few months. We closed the doors of Bloom Retreat, and reopened as The Practice for Women. I am still here, but I wanted to take a moment to get reacquainted and reintroduce myself to you. Any change is an opportunity to grow and evolve, so I want to again share with you...

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A Birth Story. An Ode to the Power of Women.

There’s a round blow up hot tub in the middle of our tiny kitchen. A thick blue plastic lines the inside and a small motor roars to keep the water warm on the outside. I’ve been immersed for over 5 hours now. The midwife says that the warm water can keep you relaxed during contractions, so here I am on my...

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For all the moms out there… a special invitation.

It’s almost Mothers Day, a day that is bittersweet for me. I lost my own mom 10 years ago to breast cancer. She died when my first baby was only 8 months old, and only a few days after I found out I was pregnant with my second. Motherhood has been a journey I have had to walk without her...

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I’m Sorry.

This story is still raw for me, but I want to share with you because I think it is a core issue that runs deep in all of us women right now, and I think we need to talk about it. If you don’t know, I got very sick this past year and I was down for about 7 months. In...

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Saying Goodbye to Bloom Retreat…

I have something super vulnerable I want to share with you that has been life altering for me. In essence we are saying goodbye to Bloom Retreat, and I am announcing the next chapter of our journey as The Practice for Women. Don’t worry, there is much more to come, and beautiful things are on the horizon. This is a story of...

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