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penis homes & patriarchy

Several months ago I wrote a post about feminism and birth.  Today I am stepping off from that wobbly soap box to share some new (to me) insights. 997 more words


My Birth Story

On November 11, 2014 I checked into the hospital to get induced, I was 41 weeks and 4 days pregnant. I checked in at 7:45pm and after filling out paperwork and answering 100 questions, the induction began. 941 more words


Man Oh Man! Dealing with an unexpected pregnancy.

Finding out that I was pregnant with baby number three was not a run to my husband to show him the test results moment. We were not planning on having baby number three so soon. 317 more words

Millie's Birth and Painful Memories

Yesterday Millie turned two and here I am again this time of year in a bad place, struggling to get out of this dark hole that is depression. 1,640 more words

Baby 7

We found out this summer that we were expecting our bundle of joy number 7. Excited! Over the moon! As some of you may know, with baby number 7, it’s hard to hide that you are pregnant almost right away. 1,315 more words


My Most Empowered Birth...

So here I am, pregnant with my third child. All of my children are almost exactly 8 years apart..NOT PLANNED! I would have liked to have them closer but it just didn’t happen for me. 2,271 more words


Welcome to Little Sister!

Whew! Time passes so quickly and YES – I am alive, although barely at times…

I am thrilled to confirm that 3 weeks ago, Little Sister came out to play! 556 more words