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I Support Home Birth *Safety*

I’m not entirely sure why I feel so strongly about home birth. I always have, I mean, I felt so strongly that I even refused to be born in the hospital! 738 more words

My Birth Story Part I: My Journey to Home Birth

Well, here we are, one year from the week I gave birth to my first child. This past year has been so surreal, I honestly can’t wrap my head around it. 1,128 more words


Does fear cause labor pain?

There haven’t been any conclusive studies about attitude affecting labor pain, but it is a central tenant of Natural Child Birth.

The following is an anecdote, but its a pretty powerful one. 236 more words

Hospital Birth

Lavendilly Story Time: The Ringing Bell

This is the story of my Little One’s caesarean birth. I wrote this to tell at her 4th birthday party, although I told a simplified version. 1,527 more words

~Homebirth Preparations & Supplies~

So I realized the other day that… Oh gezzzz I need to get on the ball and start buying supplies for the home-birth. The midwife wants most of everything all put together and ready to go by the 36 week home-visit.. 484 more words