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Stacked stones as a metaphor for shifting and sifting birth stories. Photo copyright 2016 Virginia Bobro

Emerging Birth Stories: Shifting and Sifting

When we experience an unexpected, intense, or life-changing event, we can feel shaken to our core. Sometimes we realize during the event or soon after that our life and ways of thinking will never be the same. Other times, it may be weeks or months before we face the irreversible and transformational nature of our…

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purple shovel stuck in sandy beach

Ten Ways to Prepare for Birth

There are many ways for expectant parents to prepare for childbirth. You may already be doing many of them, such as: Filling your brain with information and current research; Attending childbirth preparation classes; Taking notes and making lists; Hearing other people’s experiences and opinions; Reading birth stories; Caring for your body and your baby by…

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Apertura Virginia Bobro

Apertura

Early in 2018, as I was envisioning what the year would bring me, and what I will bring the world, the word Apertura fell into my lap. I have fallen in love with it, and now it’s become the name of my business, and of my mission. The word “apertura” is Latin (as well as…

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