Derek Markham

Natural Papa

Derek Markham is a writer, a father, a WordPress addict, and social media butterfly. His passions include new media, simple living, natural fatherhood, attachment parenting, natural building, unassisted childbirth (homebirth), bicycles, composting (sawdust) toilets, organic and biodynamic gardening, vegan peanut butter cookies with chocolate chips, bouldering, and the blues. Follow him on twitter @derekmarkham! He blogs at Natural Papa, and contributes to and

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