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November 2015 - Northeast Doulas Blog Posts


Randy Patterson’s Thanksgiving Fail

Posted on: November 26, 2015 | Doula Life

Entrepreneurs are willing to work 80+ hours a week to avoid working 40 hours a week. Back in 2008, to say I lived by this quote is an understatement. November was right around the corner and the thought of preparing a Thanksgiving meal was daunting. I PRIDE myself on being able …


Celebrities You Didn’t Know Ate Their Placenta

Posted on: November 19, 2015 | Postpartum

Placentophagy (from ‘placenta’ + Greek φαγειν, to eat; also referred to as placentophagia) is the act of mammals eating the placenta of their young after childbirth. Human placentophagy is not a new practice. Although, until now, it has not been a very common practice amongst Western Culture. As of recently, this …