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Hey Slate! Enough of the hate. Or, why we opted out of the Vitamin K injection

I’ve been meaning to do a post on Vitamin K for a wee while, and reading this frankly ignorant and hateful post on Slate has given me all the impetus I need. 1,272 more words

Dixie Rose's Birth Story

I have no words to describe what I feel when I look at my daughter. I still can’t wrap my mind around the fact that she is  2,798 more words

Labor And Postpartum

BIRTH (2004) - After-birth queasiness isn't just for women anymore

Birth is the story of Anna (Nicole Kidman), a widow engaged to be re-married, who is accosted by a 10-year-old boy (Cameron Bright) claiming to be the reincarnation of her late husband Sean. 256 more words


Summer of Ups and Downs

Death …

The past weeks have included a lot of ups and downs around our house. For those of you who remember when we got our puppy, Pilot, a few months back, it pains me to say that we lost him just a couple of weeks ago. 486 more words


The peaceful birth of Mateo - Boca Raton home birth photographer

I was honored (and definitely nervous!) when fellow photographer Connie Granja contacted me about photographing her home birth. Not only is she a beautiful person, inside and out, but she’s a super talented photographer, loving mother and wife, and rockstar birther. 46 more words


My own birth story

When we found out we were expecting another baby, we were so excited! Our third boy! Below is my birth story, as remembered by me. 778 more words


The History of Midwifery and Childbirth - A Time Line

The History of Midwifery and Childbirth – A Time Line.

This is an article written by my first midwife mentor, the woman who showed me my very first birth at the age of 16 and to whom I can give the credit of why I continually pursue a more wholesome way to bring new lives into this world. 66 more words

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