Family

Y’all Means All! – Oklahoma City Pride Parade 2019

Y’all Means All! – Oklahoma City Pride Parade 2019

This morning, the dragon family hurried to get ready and out the door earlier than usual! I had a lot of plans in store for the morning, first of which was the Paseo Arts District Farmers Market Summer Solstice Celebration! Thankfully, Paseo was close to […]

The Nursing & Nourishing Pop-Up at Little Ark

The Nursing & Nourishing Pop-Up at Little Ark

May 11th, 2019 I had the chance along with a few of the Thrive Mama Collective members, to participate in the Nursing & Nourishing pop-up event hosted by The Little Ark in Nichols Hills. We set up a Thrive Mama table with products we carry […]

A Visit to the Small Acres Homestead

A Visit to the Small Acres Homestead

If you do not already know this about me, I am a huge Homesteading fangirl. It has been a dream of mine since I was a little girl to live off of the land, working along with the earth. As of now, I am researching […]

OKC Mom’s Blog Event, Bloom 2019 Summary

OKC Mom’s Blog Event, Bloom 2019 Summary

Connecting New & Expecting Moms to Resources This morning, I had the opportunity to attend the OKC Mom’s Blog event, Bloom, with the Thrive Mama Collective! Bloom was held in order to connect Central Oklahoma moms & families to resources pertaining to pregnancy, birth, and […]

Kids at Festivals

Kids at Festivals

Kids at a Fest? What!? Our family LOVES Festival Season! Last year, we brought the kiddos along with us to festivals for the first time, and while it was a learning experience for sure, we enjoyed the different dynamic. It was really amazing getting to […]

The Poopocalypse of 2018

The Poopocalypse of 2018

It happened this morning. I figured it would happen at some point, but I didn’t think today was the day. I was watching the kids while Jenni went to pick up her nanny clients’ kiddos. We were playing with Legos while I enjoyed a cup of […]

5 Ways To Teach Kiddos Consent

5 Ways To Teach Kiddos Consent

Why is consent so crucial? A substantial proportion of U.S. female and male adults have experienced some form of sexual violence, stalking, or intimate partner violence at least once during their lifetimes (1). It is a fact that most of us have or will experience […]

Are Doulas for a Cesarean Birth?

Are Doulas for a Cesarean Birth?

Doulas Are For Every Birth!
Every mother deserves to be emotionally & physically supported & informed of her options, regardless of what kind of birth she has.

Can I afford a Doulas Support?

Can I afford a Doulas Support?

A common misconception about doulas is that they are only for high-income families.  As a doula, I provide prenatal support, prenatal meetings, birth preference investigation & creation, labor and birth support, two weeks of postpartum support, and more.  I value the privilege of getting to be a part […]

U.S. Taking Steps Towards Reducing Maternal Death Rate

U.S. Taking Steps Towards Reducing Maternal Death Rate

rious changes may finally be underway to save the lives of new mothers. The U.S. Senate made a massive step towards safer births on December 13th by passing the ‘Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2018’ by unanimous consent.