In the time since I’ve been home I’ve been thinking of the incredible experience of our trip to Honduras with Dar a Luz Honduras and this picture sticks out to me as I feel it represents our time there so well! I set out on a path with an incredible group of women and we… Continue reading The Path
Over half way in this week of service and the work has been a raw and beautiful gift with so many emotions. As the first few shifts are complete we work to find our feet. To learn how to support these incredible women. This is the hardest we have ever worked as doulas and our… Continue reading Moving Through
A Circle of Women
We come together as a group and embrace, together as a strong and incredible team and take a moment to be thankful for this incredible opportunity, for our safety and for this sisterhood! I don't think I could find the words to express exactly how much power those moments have had! These first few shifts… Continue reading A Circle of Women
Facing the Unknown
Travel day is done now with 3 different flights in 24 hours and a very cheerful landing in Tegucigalpa Airport! Sooo many bags! But we made it through with all of them to the hot and humid outside where we quickly asked for the A/C to be turned on in our transportation vehicle. Everything feels… Continue reading Facing the Unknown
Breathing, thinking, planning, wondering, letting go, Deep breaths! I sit here tonight looking at all the suitcases and my lists and trying to remember if I've remembered everything, but also reminding myself that really all that truly matters is that we show up, ready to work and care and help no matter how many suitcases… Continue reading Deep Breaths
Moments that lay ahead, Moments here and now, Moments from the past. Each moment carefully creating, Sculpting and guiding the path of life. The journey takes many twists and turns, And our power lies not in the control, But in the ability to let go & trust after all the details are in place. For… Continue reading Many Moments
Can I? Will We?
Here I am asking myself questions again today. There are ones that seem to find me often as I prepare for this trip. Sometimes the response come quickly from my heart, sometime my head takes time to think, and sometimes I don't have an answer. Can I do this trip? Am I capable to handle… Continue reading Can I? Will We?
Two Months Ahead
Days ahead I know are full, the list continues to grow and adjust and inside my head swirls with all the prep. There are moments I worry and fret, and rationalize to be calm, and there are moments I am in awe, often thinking why am I so blessed to be even thinking of this… Continue reading Two Months Ahead
Thank You So Much
On this final day of this Facebook Fundraiser I want to say a really big THANK YOU! 🙌🙌 When I started this I couldn’t imagine that I’d be able to say that I’ve reached my goal! Every single ounce of support in all its forms has been soooo appreciated! I can reach out and share… Continue reading Thank You So Much
Goal Reached – THANK YOU!
As I sit here today and reflect over the last very busy week, I am overwhelmed by the support and validation of the work I do. This Humanitarian trip is a very special opportunity and I was not sure if it could become a reality. Because of the support of so many, myself and 8… Continue reading Goal Reached – THANK YOU!