creativity and motherhood/ the creative mama/ " I have found some small ways to help myself feel more inspired and remind me- even on the craziest days- of the creative being I am apart from all my other roles in life." (Hannah)
Dear New NICU Mama/ The Creative Mama NICU series/ author Samantha Nelson, images by Jessica Strom/ "I imagine you’re reading this because you’ve just found yourself thrown into a whirlwind birth and you’re feeling a little alone. First, you need to know that you are not alone. There are many that have walked this road before you. If I could go back and tell myself some things, as well as impart to you the things I learned on my own journey, it would look a little something like this…"
Letters to My Daughter: What Makes You Beautiful?/ The Creative Mama/ Stephanie Beaty/ The art of writing a letter to a child, Letters to Our Children project, and a touching letter from mama to daughter about what makes a girl beautiful.