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
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
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
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?
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