As we approach New Year’s Eve and the start of 2007, I can’t help but reflect on the past year and the changes our family has seen and things we have done. Of course, the biggest change in our lives occurred when I got pregnant back in February and then Julian joined our family in November. :) I did a lot of soul-searching and research before deciding mid-pregnancy to switch from a traditional OB-attended hospital birth to a midwife-attended home birth. It’s a decision that really changed my life in a lot of ways (those of you who read my birth story know why) andRead More →