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5 Reasons Why Your Child Should Read ‘I Will Always Be Your Mother’ { Divine-Mothering Books }

I wrote ‘I Will Always Be Your Mother’ because I believe in the body positive message. I believe that women and girls, and men and boys, need to be exposed to women’s bodies in a more positive context. There is nothing more raw, fierce, powerful , touching, and real than the immense love mothers feel […]

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Divine Mother Eva { Motherhood Photo+Interviews } Surprise

Divine-Mothering Photo+Interviews { Divine Mothers of August Session 2 } { Eva } Surprise I am a mother. I have been for 10 years. I have a step son and he grew in my heart, not my belly. We didn’t think we could have children and we were OK with that. I’m in my 30’s and my […]

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The BIG Announcement { Divine-Mothering }

Before I started shooting the Divine-Mothering Series I thought for a long time. I asked myself, what was I going to do with these images? What was the point of it all? What was my purpose? To be honest, I wasn’t sure. I just knew I wanted to shoot them. I knew they needed to […]

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Divine Mother Rebecca { Motherhood Photo+Interviews } Be Proud

Divine-Mothering Photo+Interviews { Divine Mothers of August Session 1 } { Rebecca } Be Proud   “When I was pregnancy with her my husband had just PCSed (military speak for moved away/relocated) and we weren’t married, we were only dating and we didn’t know what to do. That terrified me.” “My entire pregnancy was terrible. […]

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Divine Mothers of August Session 2 { Motherhood Photo+Interviews }

A preview of the wonderful images captured on the Divine-Mothering Photo_Interviews August session 2. This session only includes two amazing women but as luck should have it, one of my participants insisted I should jump in as well. I must admit, I am no where near as comfortable in front of the camera as I am […]

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Feminists vs. Photoshop { Positive Media } Video from FCKH8

I always get a big smile on my face when I see other Body Positive messages making the rounds in the media. The message needs to be amplified, varied, and most importantly, LOUD. It’s always noted that when a Divine-Mothering article is shared there is a slur of negativity to follow in the comments section. I […]

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Divine Mother Ashley { Motherhood Photo+Interviews } Don’t be Scared

Divine-Mothering Photo+Interviews { Divine Mothers of August Session 1 } { Ashley } Don’t be Scared “He’s the first one I breastfed. With the first two I tried but we didn’t make it past a handful of days or weeks… We had so much support in this community and the support of my husband and […]

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Divine Mother Leah { Motherhood Photo+Interviews } Let’s be Honest

Divine-Mothering Photo+Interviews { Divine Mothers of August Session 1 } { Leah } Let’s be Honest “It’s been a whole new adventure. You go in thinking you know what you’re going to do and realize you’re just making it up as you go along. And then you wonder if your parents know what you were […]

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Divine Mother Sandra { Motherhood Photo+Interviews } Mothers Need their Mothers, Too

Divine-Mothering Photo+Interviews { Divine Mothers of August Session 1 } { Sandra } Mothers Need their Mothers, Too “I started being a mother at the age of 18 and now she’s 18 years old. It was very difficult and  I couldn’t have done it without my parents. They were the biggest inspiration.” “My mom she […]

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This Needs to Stop { Divine Mothering Submissions } Rebecca

Divine-Mothing { Submissions } Rebecca, Divine Mothering Participant This Needs to Stop   First day back at work today. I didn’t wear my loose fitting maternity top. Instead, I wore my just -slightly- small size 12 prepregnancy top. Guess what? It was tight on me. Duh. Anyone that really expects a woman to fit into […]

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