{Morning Thoughts} 5/23/19

{Morning Thoughts} 5/23/19

{Morning Thoughts} So, I’m still on an extreme high and resonating with the healing that occurred this past weekend, as we gathered a group of #PerinatalSafeSpot owners and #MaternalJustice warriors in Austin for our inaugural National Perinatal Task Force...
Letter to the editor of USA TODAY

Letter to the editor of USA TODAY

This was my letter (see below) to the editor of USA TODAY after I found myself totally floored by their latest report in their series on #MaternalDeath“The U.S. maternal death rate is among the highest in the developed world. Eighteen states haven’t studied these...
{Morning Thoughts} 11/14/18

{Morning Thoughts} 11/14/18

{Morning Thoughts} So conflicted this morning – it is so hard to hold on to a positive demeanor when faced with constant reinforcement of the fact that the US system of how we provide maternity care is totally broken.Yesterday brought some serious reality checks...
The Jamaa Birth Village

The Jamaa Birth Village

Big news! Look what is happening at one of our #PerinatalSafeSpots – Ferguson/St. Louis, MO’s Jamaa Birth Village has been gifted a home for their Equal Access Clinic. I cannot contain my excitement as we join with this amazing organization in support of...