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Samuel's Natural Hospital Birth

Samuel was born in September of 2011 after a pregnancy full of research on natural, med-free childbirth. I was absolutely determined to have him without drugs, and I succeeded. 1,973 more words


First Birth Session

I had the honor of photographing a birth for the first time for some wonderful friends. It was the birth of their first child and this sweet mom did everything in her power to make sure this baby girl was born safe and healthy! 7 more words


De zwanen / The Swans - Vervolg

Na mijn heerlijke middag fiets ik toch nog even langs de zwanen. Ik kwam gister de eerste foto tegen die ik van ze gemaakt heb. Die is van 12 april j.l.  547 more words

Final examinations

I am having my Final examinations, Sighh…… I had one yesterday that took 6 hours, then I am on it again Monday at 9 am – 2 pm.   225 more words

Beauty Tips

VBA2C diary - Birth Plans; Are they becoming a dirty word?

I’ve seen a lot of blogs and articles lately talking about “birth plans” and how it is better to refer to them as “birth preferences/wishes”. The reason being that “plans” can feel very set in stone and women have been known to feel like they have “failed” if their birth didn’t go according to plan. 640 more words

Informed Choice


The never ending nine months of my life is finally over. Amid anxiety, fear, speculation, surprise, patience, caring, love and warmth we are blessed with a lovely BABY BOY. 119 more words


My Crazy China Birth Story

Movie births always seem so wacky.

From waters breaking in public, fainting partners and surprise babies that ‘pop’ out in the back of cabs – it all makes for entertaining viewing. 677 more words