Posts in Hand Her The Mic
Leticia Moreinos Schwartz: Chef, Food Advocate, Media Goddess

Leticia Moreinos Schwartz is the embodiment of the foodie change-maker - writer, chef, NBC TV correspondent, business savvy woman, spokesperson, and advocate. Her versatility is enviable and striking as she has crafted a multi-layered social impact career that serves up delicious dishes, insights, and healthy food twists that are nutritious and culturally rich in flavor and tradition. She is warm, intelligent, worldly, cultured and incredibly normal. A wife, a mom, daughter and I imagine a terrific friend. Her Girl Boss persona is more communal and collaborative than hierarchal. Her leadership is kind, expansive, and inclusive.

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All About Doula-ing: The Homesteadista Profile - Cheyenne Varner

When we think of pregnancy and giving birth, an image of a full-bellied woman and 20-hour labor comes to mind. At least to my mind. Yet there's a different kind of pregnancy and birth that can occur in a woman's life - nurturing potential and creating a life that is a joy to live. Who best to ask about bearing witness to the process than well a doula? So I shifted the focus from moms and babies to a woman who changed her life in surprisingly beautiful ways. I invited Cheyenne Varner, our once Guest Wellness Editor and Maternity Expert/Doula, and founder of The Educated Birth, to share her story of professional transformation, work/life balance, finding joy and maternal-birthing wellness (by proxy).

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