How We’re Preparing for Childbirth

April 7, 2016

How We're Preparing for Childbirth - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

Hey, did you know I was pregnant?! I am! I’m in the last few weeks and feel so ready to have this baby. 

I wanted to talk about what we’re planning, and how Andy and I have prepared for the birth. We have a wonderful midwife team and are all set for something I’ve long been passionate about: homebirth. Continue Reading…

Nature, Travel

Bushkill Falls, Pennsylvania

May 16, 2015

Bushkill Falls, Pennsylvania - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

At the end of April, Andy and I met up with my brother and (almost!) sister-in-law for a visit to Bushkill Falls in northeastern Pennsylvania. We took one trip there as kids, but all I remembered was that there were waterfalls. It probably got blurred together with the hundreds of other long road trips our family of six took in the 80s and 90s 🙂

My memory gradually came back into focus as we started our hike: steep rock walls, rustic bridges, perfect for viewing the falls, and beautiful rushing water in every direction. The trails were pretty crowded around the Main Falls, but once we ventured deeper into the park, it was nice to get some breathing room. Continue Reading…