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Our First Cave Baby: Bowen's Birth Part I

After 42 weeks and 6 days of waiting, wondering, praying, and listening to the nurses’ horror stories of everything that has ever gone wrong with an overdue pregnancy, our healthy baby boy finally decided to grace us with his presence. 864 more words


The post in which I welcome my dear readers

Thank you for visiting my blog, where I hope to empower, inspire, nurture, and educate all who are interested in the miracle of birth! As I am new to the doula world, this “newla” can’t wait to answer questions, explore topics, and share stories that will help us all to get a more holistic perspective of this sacred phenomenon. 26 more words


baby Althea {birth story}

A couple of months ago, a friend asked me if I would be able to be the photographer for the birth of their second little girl.   286 more words


Giving Birth: Part 2

Sorry for the absence..having a baby is hard work! My last post my LO was 5 weeks old, now she’s 5 MONTHS old, what?! Alright, let’s FINALLY do this! 1,214 more words

I'm not a Conspiracist. I'm a Christian.

As soon as people see anti-vaccine articles or comments about the FDA or posts about oils and herbs being used for medicine, a label is placed. 1,263 more words


A Tale of a Waterbirth

Around 11pm my 3.5 year old son had awoken, crying, and with fever. I was able to get him back to sleep in our bed while simultaneously praying, “please don’t let it be tonight.” … 1,078 more words


Morgan-Lee's birth story, Part 3: Meeting my care providers for the first time at 38 weeks !

Yip, you read right. Two weeks away from my estimated due date, and I was yet to meet the wonderful people who’d be delivering our child. 1,636 more words