Author Archives: Belle Boesch

Full Birth Story

They say that there are three sides to every story: your side, my side and the truth. But the truth is so multifaceted that, really, there are an infinite number of sides to every story. I ask myself, is this … Continue reading

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Pre Birth Story.

The days leading up to Ben’s birth were just as meaningful as his actual BIRTHDAY. Here is my recollection of them… Despite not liking hospitals, a homebirth wasn’t what I had envisioned for myself 4 years ago when I was pregnant with … Continue reading

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Birth Story

Ben is 6 weeks old. I can’t decide if that feels impossible (wasn’t he born a week ago?), or totally completely exactly right, or maybe even he’s older than 6 weeks (hasn’t he always been a part of our family?). Baby-time is … Continue reading

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Notes from a UCMom graduate

Becoming a mother was one of the most humbling experiences of my life. Since I had worked with kids for several years prior to becoming pregnant and after being called “the baby whisperer” with my friend’s kids I thought parenthood … Continue reading

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Grace’s Birthday Party

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Our nature walk (January)

As we entered the “woods”, the narrow trail that meanders along lake Temescal, Grace kept wanting to go play on the jungle gym. So, at first, I redirected had to redirect her, or as Grace’s waldorf teacher puts it, “shifted the focus,” back to … Continue reading

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Day 12

  Today is my last day of 12 days of New Years Resolutions so I want to make it a good one… Practice being present. I resolve to practice being in the moment at any time during the day. Since I’ve studied … Continue reading

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