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For the Love of a Baby.... and a GIVEAWAY! | Casper, WY Birth Photographer

This summer I got to do one of the most amazing things. Something that I have been wanting to do for such a long time. You know how sometimes you haven a idea of what you want to do, and how great it is going to be and then the reality is completely different? 772 more words

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Birthing street cred

I posted pictures from my home birth online and instantly became a heroine to so many women. Some applauded me for not using epidural, some were amazed at “witnessing” a water birth (otherwise known as an urban legend), some gave me thumbs ups for vaginally birthing an 8lb 10 oz (big) baby…. 181 more words

Life And Its Many Complications

Needing Grace

After we had Wesley, a VBA2C (vaginal birth after 2 cesareans) of a 10lbs 2oz baby boy, I was on cloud nine. I had already wanted more children, but was on such a birth high I could hardly wait to have more. 2,072 more words

Pregnancy, Birth, And Children

Tears and Smiles

Six weeks ago today I brought this awesome little guy into the world. That was the hardest thing I have ever done, and I’m apparently still processing everything that happened that day. 441 more words

Trying to Find Closure Regarding the Birth of My Daughter

It’s probably no surprise that I have so many negative emotions regarding how the midwife on call handled the birth of my daughter. The fact that she refused (repeatedly) to let me come into the birthing center after my water had broken is still astounding to me and I have so many emotions that pop up at completely random times due to this experience. 223 more words


Community Placement (Part 2) Day 15

Today started off with a fabulous labour talk for a homebirth mum. I met my mentor there as this lady lives out in the sticks and it made sense for me to do that than for mentor to come and collect me from the hospital and drive back again. 257 more words

Cossham Birth Centre, Bristol: A Mum's Experience

If you are a mum-to-be who plans to have a natural labour but want neither a traditional hospital birth or a home birth, then Cossham Birth Centre… 681 more words