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#1 of 15 Old 02-17-2009, 11:40 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Yarn Harlot had a homebirth! She mentions it in that post since her DD just had a birthday.

How cool is that?

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Yarn Harlot had a homebirth! She mentions it in that post since her DD just had a birthday.

How cool is that?
: I love that woman! :

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I saw that today! I told my husband, who was totally underwhelmed. I'm so glad someone else was all excited too!!

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she's also a doula (or at least used to be), she mentions it in one of her books
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I knew that : I'm sure she's mentioned it before.

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Well poo to you Helen! j/k

I didn't know she was a doula either. That's cool. I knew I loved her for some reason...other than her knitting and sass.

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And, I believe, she's an IBCLC.

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I didn't know that either!
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Yarn Harlot rocks!
(I didn't know either.)

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Ibclc?
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Ibclc?
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I noticed that the other day too, I knew she seemed crunchy

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the coolest people are always crunchy at some level.

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Yup. She also uses her bike or public transportation as much as possible, and she is part of a CSA -- at least during the warm months -- for much of her food. I think she might be a vegetarian, as well -- but don't quote me on that!

I'm a YH lover, lol.
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Yeah, she's vegetarian (except for a slice of turkey on Christmas, I believe). She's written that she's comfortable with her place at the top of the food chain, but she thinks that eating meat is hard on the planet.

I, apparently, am a YH groupie.

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