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Above: SF-based floral designer Natalie Bowen Brookshire's adoption story.

A series of videos featuring west coast mothers, shot and edited for online magazine Mother.

LA-based author and vegan chef Laura Miller of Raw Vegan Not Gross, sharing her experience with motherhood and mental illness. Music by her husband, Ricky Reed.

Designer Dana Haim at home in San Francisco.

Shara Lotfi on being a mom and running a fashion business.

LA fashion designer Clare Vivier at home in Echo Park.

Model, designer, and artist TyLynn Nguyen's feature.

Below, Mother's three year anniversary party at Scribe Winery:

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Director/DP: Vanessa Hellmann
Video Editor: Vanessa Hellmann

Produced by Katie Hintz-Zambrano, Co-Founder, Mother