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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

Luka's Birth Story

This post is mostly for me… and maybe the 2-3 friends of mine who are doulas and interested in this kind of thing.  Dad, you definitely don’t want to read it.. 1,353 more words


when you were born

It started early Sunday, Aug. 24, when we’d made it to 38w5d. I was at least a week into being very tired of being pregnant. 2,803 more words

Birth Story

My Birth Story...not as planned

My entire pregnancy I actually looked forward to the birthing experience. I knew that it would be a great deal of pain but an amazing experience. 1,486 more words


One week left!

At my 37-week appointment yesterday, my doctor told me she wants to induce on New Year’s Eve! There are traces of protein in my urine, and my blood pressure readings have been consistently high. 381 more words


The Finish Line in Sight

For those who have been through this journey I don’t have to tell you how it goes, what you’re going to experience, or how you’re going to feel. 2,364 more words

Baby Girl