Writing/Speaking

I've been a blogger and writer for over thirteen years, and have delved into birth and postpartum work within the past ten years as well. I own WonderfullyChaotic.com and am a Certified Doula. I have a YouTube channel where I share videos on a variety of topics. I'm also active on Instagram and Facebook. Please send me an email if you'd like to collaborate and/or are interested in hiring me to present, speak, write, or guest post.

Specialties:
- Writing and/or guest speaking about parenting/motherhood, homeschooling, breastfeeding, large families, childbirth, and pregnancy - blog post, article, and magazine writing; guest posting
- Creating videos about topics related to family, pregnancy, parenting, birth, etc.
- Available to have a booth/table/presentation at events related to childbirth, parenting, etc.
- Doula services, including: childbirth education, labor support, postpartum support and care, breastfeeding help, referrals and resources for birth and baby related help.

Publications/Engagements:

- Guest Speaker, Early HeadStart - 2018

- Speaker/Display Vendor, Fountain/Warren Community Baby Shower - 2018, 2016, 2014
Parke/Vermillion Community Baby Shower

- Brand Ambassador for WriteShop, Spring 2017

- Brand Rep for Southernly Boutique, 2017

- Certified Doula (CD), 2015 - present. If you're interested in learning more about my doula work, please go here.

- Indiana Association of Home Educators, Summer 2014 - "A Day In Our Wonderfully Chaotic Life" article (link goes to PDF)

Indiana Association of Home Educators Social Media Team member, 2013 - present
Write articles, participate in blog hops & round-ups, promote convention and other IAHE events.

- Mom Talk Radio, September 1, 2013 - "Spotlight on Moms" featured guest (link goes to mp3)

- Things I Can't Say, August 23, 2013 - guest post, Things They Can't Say: Everyone Has An Opinion

- Little Indiana, July 2013 - featured Indiana blog, Wonderfully Chaotic

Hearts for Home Blog Hop, June 20, 2013 - featured post at My Joy-Filled Life and at Monsters Ed Academy

- Schoolhouse Review Crew, March 7, 2013 - guest post, "Socialization and Homeschool: Finding a Good Balance"

- Mom Talk Radio, August 30, 2012 - Mom's Roundtable Guest, "Introducing a New Baby to the Family" (link goes to mp3)

- Writeshop, articles and posts for collaboration for 2:1 Conference

- SheSpeaks.com Blogger Society guest posts -
Celebrate Sweetest Day!
Fun Indoor Ideas for Bad Weather Days

- Mom Talk Radio, July 3, 2011 - Mom's Roundtable Guest, "Inexpensive Summer Activities for the Family"

- The Vintage Modern Wife, December 18, 2011 - guest post, "Honeymoon Guest Post: Shalynne from Wonderfully Chaotic"

- International Journal of Childbirth Education, Volume 25, No. 2 - June 2010: Babywearing Safety and Education (link goes to PDF)

- Lesson Pathways Blog, blog posts about homeschooling

- Yahoo! Contributor Network (Formerly Associated Content), various articles and guides

- Auguries of Innocence, previous blog (no longer available)