Our Natural Heritage

Our Natural Heritage is a resource for women who want to do good by living well


While I’m Away . . .

I feel awful that this blog has had so many fits and starts over the years. I love exploring, photographing, and writing about new places – and I have so many plans for this space. But the truth is it’s hard for me to keep up with it when I also have a full-time job and […]

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Infertility and IVF

As I mentioned in a previous post, Jeff and I struggled for over three years to get pregnant. When we were going through it, it took all of my physical and mental energy to try to keep moving forward and I could barely process what was happening. I never planned to write about it here, but […]

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We’re Going to Be Parents!

Jeff and I are so thrilled to announce that we are expecting a baby girl at the end of May. In that photo above, we were just two weirdo college kids messing around at the Boston Museum of Science. We had no idea that our path to getting pregnant would involve struggling for over three […]

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Halfway Pond Trail

When we want to get away but can’t really go far, Jeff and I usually head to Cape Cod or nearby Plymouth, MA. We woke up on a sunny and gorgeous weekend morning, decided to ditch our household chores and escape for a hike with the dog. I was looking for a new trail to explore […]

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My Five Favorite Food Blogs

Without boring you too much, I’ll say that I have complicated feelings about food. I read way too much on the internet which leads me to believe I should be eating vegan for health, sustainability and moral reasons. But in reality I am a pescatarian (I eat fish occasionally – but not without some guilt). I […]

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