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#1 of 3 Old 11-15-2010, 02:48 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I'd like to get a gift for my midwife. Does anyone have any ideas? I'm not super crafty so I'd prefer to buy. I was thinking something practical that she'd use a lot, but I"m open to suggestions!

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These are super cute... http://www.etsy.com/listing/60619281/midwifes-tool-pouch

 


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I need to figure out something for mine, too!  I was just thinking about it a little bit ago...  I'm actually considering contacting her daughter and asking for ideas.  

 

Last time, we did a photo shoot (a surprise at one of our appointments) with her and the three boys, then framed a picture from it and gave it to her.  I know she really liked that.  I'm not sure if we'll do something like that again or what.  I do think any midwife would like something personal like that, though!

 

I've also thought of restaurant gift certificates or something...  Though I know my MW is vegetarian and so I'm not 100% sure what the best options for that are.  (Not vegan, though, which makes it easier!)

 

This was our third birth with her (and our last!) and she is a wonderful friend, so I really want to do something special!


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