Mother’s Day Grief: How to Support Your Loved Ones As They Grieve
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From the Vault: Mother’s Day Grief: How to Support Your Loved Ones As They Grieve

Trigger Warning: This post speaks to grief and loss around Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day falls on May 8th this year. My inbox and social media timelines have been filled with advertisements for flowers, jewelery, and special crafts. It’s a beautiful time for mothers and mother figures. Rightfully so. Mothers provide a great deal of influence …

National Black Maternal Health Week:  Q&A with Kesha Grant, RN, Doula, and Author
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National Black Maternal Health Week: Q&A with Kesha Grant, RN, Doula, and Author

Guys, I am so excited about this week’s post! April 11-17th is National Black Maternal Health Week, and if you have followed me for any time, you know that I have expressed concerns about the staggering 234% mortality rate of black women in childbirth (like here) and the decision of so many in the black …