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37 Weeks and getting the PMA back.

I’ve been feeling kind of like an asshole. You see in every pregnancy I’ve had to fight for the birth that i wanted. I’m not naturally a bolshy person, not by any means at all. 1,128 more words


How I Dare Refused a C-section

Original post transferred from 11/29/2013

Its been 8 years since I was giving birth to my first son. There I was holding off on the epidural as much as possible. 1,042 more words

Avoid C-section

Do moms who birth naturally have "Something to Prove"?

I often hear people talking about mothers who choose natural birth having “something to prove”. And you know what? It ticks me off. Every mother should be entitled to at least try for the birth that they want! 423 more words


Dolly's Here!

Introducing Miss Thang.  Dahlia Lee Ham, born healthy and utterly perfect at 10:21am September 9th, 8lbs 4oz and 21 inches long. Thank you all for your prayers for a safe delivery-there is no doubt in my mind that God wanted us at the hospital this time, even though I can’t see the exact reasons right now.   446 more words

Bee Baby

The Birth of Micaela Jane

Part eleven.

At four in the morning, May 7, 2009, we were both up on the dime.  I, to go to work, and Rachel, because she was in labor.   616 more words


Arkham Aleksander

It’s been 5 weeks, and I am loving my baby boy! Arkham Aleksander made his appearance on August 10th, 2014 at 11:12pm. He was 6 pounds 5 ounces and 20 1/2 inches long. 98 more words


A Tale of Three Pregnancies. Part Three: 1980

Here is the third and final story from my mum. They say third time’s the charm and in this case it is true. I’m so thankful that she took the time to write down her birth stories to share with my family and also with you. 1,585 more words

Birth Stories