28
Dec

Wednesday by Leah: My New Heart

– Posted by Leah I love a lot of people. I love deeply, fiercely, easily. But I also love safely. I’ve never truly had a broken heart before. I love people I know will love me back. I surround myself with happy thoughts, happy dreams, happy places, happy faces, and then I let the love […]

21
Dec
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Wednesday by Leah | Giving Birth Thoughts

– Posted by Leah First, go read +Jo’s blog post about the birth she photographed last week. And grab some tissues. Then come back here! Back?  Ok. How awesome was that?  I am a birth story junkie… and Jo is a great writer and photographer. Woohoo! Now I’m going to talk more about my own birth. […]

21
Dec
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Joelle’s Birth by +Jo

– Posted by +Jo A few months back I was contacted by LeeAnn about doing a maternity shoot in Arkansas. Eventually, through many texts and emails, it was decided there would be maternity, birth and new born sessions. Man was this crazy to plan. And timing had to be just right. I go home to […]

30
Nov
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Placenta Encapsulation

– Text by Leah – Photos by Mark So I decided to encapsulate my placenta. Or, rather, I decided to hire someone to come over to my house and encapsulate it for me (thanks, Melanie!). Honestly, if I think about it too much it still grosses me out. *But* I’m happy to report that the […]

23
Nov

Wednesday by Leah: Pregnancy Reading List

I am a total information junkie.  Plus I think it’s important to be informed about huge life-altering events and to know one’s options… and I think it’s equally important to limit my intake of negative, fear-based information and up my intake of positive, empowering information.  So here’s a list of the books I’ve read that […]

2
Nov

Wednesday by Leah: Third Trimester Adventures

– Posted by Leah Whooo boy!  37 weeks pregnant and I’ve got my maternity belt strapped on in an attempt to relieve some of the pressure on my bladder. When you get to the point where you are deciding between dehydration, catheterization, diaper-wearing, or just never sitting down because as soon as you get settled […]