Announcing the Winner of our Journey to Motherhood Contest with Ricki Lake

I am thrilled to congratulate the winning post of Blogher’s Journey to Motherhood with Ricki Lake contest: Today I Am a Mother. This beautifully written and brave entry by nikkilmiller (EndearingChaos) moved me to tears, as did many of the entries....more
Congratulations to Nikki!  I cried when I read it the first time too. It was so real and her ...more

(CONTEST) Journey to Motherhood with Ricki Lake

Making my new documentary film series More Business of Being Born, I had the privilege of interviewing some incredible women (Christy Turlington Burns, Alanis Morissette, Cindy Crawford and Gisele Bundchen to name a few) to capture all the intimate details about their children’s births. Admittedly, I am a bit of a birth junkie but really I think that the underlying thrill of birth stories is hearing a woman talk about that indescribable moment when she becomes a mother. ...more
This has been such a wonderful Journey to reflect back on my two births as well as dealing with ...more