Category: Resources

Celebrating International Breastfeeding Week

Hello! It’s Mel from New Life Doula Services. Because it’s International Breastfeeding Week (August 1 – 7 every year),  I wanted to take some time and talk with one of our very own Wenatchee Mom Bloggers and an amazing breastfeeding advocate, networker and collaborator: Carrie Bews.  If you’ve ever attended a mother and baby support group at […]

Mentor a child. Change a life.

I’m sitting here at work today thinking about my childhood. I’m thinking about the people who inspired me, the people I looked up to. Not just one specific person comes to mind. I was fortunate. I had many great teachers and coaches over the years that inspired me and pushed me to be great. I […]

It takes a village to love a child

Kari DeMarco had long wanted to adopt a child. Her husband, Andy, wasn’t on board. “He’d say, ‘Let’s just try not to screw up the two we already have.’” The DeMarcos’ two biological children, a boy and girl who are now grown, were still very young at the time, more than a decade ago. Life was busy for […]