NW Kids 2015 - Guest Editor for Baby Issue

Editing the Baby Issue of the NW Kids is a highlight every year for Kimberly as she gathers resources and helpful articles from local experts. Here are the results of her guest editor role for 2015 , featuring her article entitled "Visitors Beware; Nudity, Hormones and Secret Codes" as well as an interview with a local sleep consultant on sleep training for babies.

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Guest Blog with Jennifer Harris Photography

Newborn photographer Jennifer Harris interviewed Kimberly of ABC Doula Service in 2015 to support newborn families beyond giving them treasured photos of their gorgeous new babies. Kimberly shared about the value of support after baby arrives, picking a doula, and the specific benefits that ABC Doula Service provides. Pictured here is the team in 2015.

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NW Kids 2014 - Guest Editor for Baby Issue

In the spring of 2014 the NW Kids Baby Issue was unveiled, with Kimberly as guest editor introducing several Portland area resources for families including the "Top 10 Things to Do with Babies." The guest editor position is an honor, and Kimberly takes seriously the job of creating an issue that will serve local parents well beyond just the publishing month. Her articles for this issue include, "Want to Make More Milk? Eat Lactation Cookies!" and "Secrets Overheard in Moms Group" as well as "Hike It, Baby."

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NW Kids 2013 - Guest Editor for Baby Issue

Kimberly Bepler guest edits the NW Kids 'Baby Issue' for May 2013, including contributing her article "Tricks for Surviving the First 3 Months." Celebrating her 4th year as guest editor, Kimberly helped compile this resource chock full of ideas for Portland area parents, including information on traveling with little ones, baby-led weaning, and natural methods of fertility.

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NW Kids 2010 - Guest Editor for Baby Issue

In one of her favorite Baby Issues of the NW Kids magazine, Kimberly writes about "Unsung Heroes; Breastmilk Donors" and compiles several articles from local experts on childbirth education, postpartum pain, infant massage, and safe sling wearing. Kimberly was involved at every level in this guest editor role, including editing each article and choosing this adorable cover from her friends at Campbell Salgado Studio.

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