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Preventing Cesareans (and understanding the cause of our astonishing c-s rate!)

So, I wish I wrote this about the cesarean rate. And I wish I made all the great graphics to go with it. But, even though I didn’t write it myself, I’m in love with this piece. 62 more words


38 Weeks- Now I See The Light

Yesterday was just the right kind of day. It was chilly, raining, gloomy, and exactly the kind of day that I had envisioned looking out the window to as I would get to cuddle my newborn for the first time. 1,185 more words

A Successful VBA2C

When John and I first started talking about the possibility of having children in the future, I was already tossing around the idea of attempting a natural birth. 1,257 more words

welcome lucile joy! (a birth story)

Our daughter is here! Little Lucy Joy entered the world at 9:21pm on Tuesday, August 19th. It’s only taken me seven weeks to get around to writing this blog post. 1,157 more words


25 Weeks and 3 Days Pregnant with 73 Week Old!

I’m really struggling this week. Even though we’re in October, it’s still as hot as summer. I mean it’s dark when I get up, dark before Elvis finishes his bath, but it’s still baking hot outside. 963 more words