Special Delivery

My son was born into this world in the usual modern way, in a hospital with too much noise and bright lights. I was hoping for a nice home birth …

I Didn’t Recognize Myself

“Oh, Stefanie. I didn’t even recognize you! How are things with the new baby?” “Things are chaotic, but good. We’re good.” After hearing myself reply, I immediately thought, Wow, I …

Unmasked

Masks may bring the wearer closer to the divine. Have you ever felt closer to the divine than the first time you held your newborn child? Masks may offer protection. …