Tag Archives: birth story

My VBAC – A healing birth
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To say my son’s birth was a bit traumatic would be an understatement.  It was the hardest and scariest day of my life.  (You can read about it here.)  So as my daughter’s estimated due date approached I began freaking … Continue reading

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Have You Thanked Your Midwife and Doula?
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“Remember this, for it is as true and true gets: Your body is not a lemon. You are not a machine. The Creator is not a careless mechanic. Human female bodies have the same potential to give birth well as … Continue reading

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A Natural Birth: At the Hospital
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I think that laboring at home as long as we could made laboring at the hospital so successful in regards to fulfilling an intervention free birth. Because this was my first baby, I had no idea what labor was going to feel … Continue reading

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A Natural Birth: Laboring at Home
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My little baby will be turning one in exactly a month from today and it has been one amazing year for sure! I had an intervention free birth in a hospital. It was a very positive and empowering experience for … Continue reading

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Natural Parenting a Preemie – Part One: When Your Birth Plan Goes Out The Window
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This is my first post in a multi-part series about my experience natural parenting a preemie and the challenges that presents. Late in my 27th week of pregnancy I finally met with my midwife.  I had been under the care … Continue reading

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