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7 days= 1 week...

Exactly 7 days ago I gave birth to my son <3

If you have read/seen before at 35 weeks I had mentioned to my OBGYN I had been feeling a lot of pressure and pains and she checked me and saw I was 3cm dilated and 80% effaced.. 1,023 more words


Our Birth Story

I took off from posting for a few (almost 4) weeks to have our second baby.  Our little boy, Noah, was born the day after Thanksgiving (11.28.14).   669 more words

Baby Stuff

Music for Labour

I do get asked from time to time to recommend some music that will be helpful, calming and soothing during labour.  As a self-confessed music addict, I could add a vast list to this blog. 572 more words

Inspiring Birth

When Natural Parenting Feels Anything But Natural

Ostensibly, I’m all into doing things naturally. I read the books, follow the blogs, join the Facebook groups. I breastfeed and babywear. I’ve got the hippy pants. 771 more words


Going through pain, seeing blood - all in the name of love

Going through pain, seeing blood
– all in the name of love

9 May 2011 in parenthots

Both my husband and I faced personal challenges when I went into labour. 726 more words

Life Is Beautiful

I Had My Baby Standing Up, Part 3: Jasmine's Story

See Part 1

and Part 2

*Disclaimer: This is a birth story. A real one. An honest one. There is some blood, some doubt… 3,769 more words