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Birth Trauma Without the Trauma

Up until the moment just before Squidge was born and the midwife realised he had the cord wrapped round his neck my labour and his delivery were probably as close to textbook as you can get. 1,110 more words


baby Althea {birth story}

A couple of months ago, a friend asked me if I would be able to be the photographer for the birth of their second little girl.   286 more words


A Baby in a Storm

Mary arrived in a perfect storm.

I think it even snowed that night.

Life was the perfect storm.

On one front, Bud’s family was falling apart. 495 more words


Prevailing Woes

It’s cold outside. I’m not a huge fan of freezing weather, so most of my days these past few months have been spent indoors or in quick transit between buildings and the car. 806 more words

Emma Jean's Birth Story. By Melanie M.

I’ve written about my own children’s birth stories. Now let’s hear from some other amazing women! If you would like to submit your own birth story, please email me at squirrelsneststudios@gmail.com. 1,609 more words


lucas's birth story

I wrote this not long after Lucas was born, but I realised I hadn’t shared it on here yet. It’s not as positive a story as… 1,378 more words

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Morgan-Lee's birth story, Part 3: Meeting my care providers for the first time at 38 weeks !

Yip, you read right. Two weeks away from my estimated due date, and I was yet to meet the wonderful people who’d be delivering our child. 1,636 more words