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Unless I labour Spontaneously (or already have!)

I’m  writing this at 35+3 but plan on scheduling it for January. I fully plan on attempting VBAC (we have the choice here that after one c-section, we can have electives ever after even if there is no medical need), but have decided on an elective section if I reach term plus 12. 267 more words

Waiting Game

New Bristol VBAC/HBAC Peer Support Group in Windmill Hill

A Bristol VBAC/HBAC Peer Support Group for mums and mums-to-be who have either recently experienced or who are planning a VBAC/HBAC, has recently been set up by local mum, Jenny Clarke. 442 more words


17 Weeks - Baby #2

So I’m behind a week, I’ll actually be 18 weeks tomorrow! Seriously the time has been flying now!

This past week has been a busy one with work, a bridal show and a wedding! 348 more words

Mommy To Be

Fourth Trimester

I should preface this by stating I wrote this for a local doula’s blog. Cheers. 

I can still smell the clary-sage, the fenugreek and pots of soup like it was yesterday and a lifetime ago all at once. 704 more words


30 Weeks 4 Days - 2nd Pregnancy

Wrote this on time and never posted it… 

How far along? 30 weeks 4 days…. It’s hard to believe that I am in the 30’s now! 1,373 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


Is Your Provider VBAC Supportive?

As a doula, I’ve helped almost 200 couples achieve their goal of a having a VBAC (vaginal birth after a cesarean).  From those experiences, I have determined that If you are planning a VBAC, the MOST important thing you can do is have a supportive provider.   463 more words