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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

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Orcas Have Midwives Too

JPod has a new baby!  We have long known that dolphins have midwives.  This is the first story of whales using midwives I can recall.  I’m a huge animal lover so this warms my heart.  9 more words

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What You Need To Know Before Scheduling Your Induction

One of the most empowering parts of motherhood is learning to be confident in owning your experiences. You research topics and become educated so you can make informed decisions that are right for… 1,194 more words

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Levi Atlas: a birth story

I knew I wanted to have a natural birth since before I even thought I wanted kids. I knew that women’s bodies were capable of amazing things and I could see some of the ways the medical world interfered and prevented women from tapping into their strength. 2,091 more words

I'm back, from outer space!

I can’t believe how fast the time has flown.   I had decided to dedicate myself to this blog as a memory keeper of how my child was grown in my belly and how they would develop as a baby. 2,544 more words