“Birth House for Sale”

I just got back from a quick trip to the mountains to check up on our sister clinic “Lajad Apodios Lying-In” – that is the Butbut translation for Abundant Grace of God …sort of 🙂 I had the chance to introduce Suzie Campana, our new missionary midwife and Bugnay clinic Facilitator, to the staff andContinue reading ““Birth House for Sale””

“In my day, we gave birth in the rice fields!”

by Crystal Meeks The other day I met an elderly lady in her 70s from Bugnay who explained to me how times are changing.   She said in her day, the women were strong and they would give birth in the rice fields, tie the babies to their backs and keep on working. She statedContinue reading ““In my day, we gave birth in the rice fields!””