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C section month. 

April was the month for c section awareness. A section is not as easy way out in labour. It’s a massive dangerous surgery that can take weeks even months to recover from. 302 more words


Love on a new level

After giving birth to our daughter, there was a lot of complications, no sleep for days and a few chocking moments… This led to a breakdown when we came home from the hospital, the lack of sleep and this new fragile life was so overwhelming that both me and my husband didn’t know what to do with our feelings! 135 more words


Dear Holly: Mommy Gave Birth to You with No Epidural


Dear Holly,

Mommy made a deal with me that if she could give birth to you without getting an epidural, she could go on a “new wardrobe shopping spree” with the money we’d save; her epidural with your brother Jack apparently cost us $1000. 507 more words


The Next Generation

my body bends
like a reed
in the wind,

letting go of all
the heavy things,

and the silence
of the setting sun
echoes on… 57 more words


NaPoWriMo Day 29: I Remember

Today’s prompt references Joe Brainard’s I Remember. We were invited to list a series of memories, being concrete, using these details as the “connective tissue” of the poem. 169 more words


Epicede Poem

Birth gives to Life;

Life gives to Love. Love gives to Life.

Love gives nourishment. Nourishment feeds the soul.

Life is lived short, fast, furious.   OR… 99 more words


I went for another ultrasound which shows no low placenta at all. The baby is breach and doesn’t really seem interested in being turned but this babe is still little and there is time. 273 more words