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Begin at the beginning

Where to start… Where to start. I am a mom. I am a new mom, my son is two months old. I am a young-ish mom. 983 more words


Mommy, here I come!

2:39 a.m.

“Oh no, not again”, I mumbled under my breath as I lost bladder control for what seemed like the millionth time. I got used to wearing sanitary pads day and night. 789 more words


Birth day!

We welcomed Davis Z. into the world at 12:51 PM on Friday October 21, 2016 via a scheduled repeat C-section.  He came into the world crying loudly weighing 7 pounds 9 ounces, 20.5 inches long and with a 14 inch head. 902 more words


Coping with ten weeks of tears... Warning: this blog requires ear plugs. #Part One

This week little P has her half birthday. ‘Where has the time gone?’ feels like it should trip off the tongue next. But you know what? 972 more words

How a Texas hospital delivered a baby twice

When Margaret Boemer went for an ultrasound pregnancy checkup, she was told that her baby had a rare condition and would require surgery if she were to survive. 487 more words




Tomorrow our lives change.

It’s so odd, putting a fixed date and time to a lifetime event like this. My brain can’t quite comprehend it and I find myself seeking that… 297 more words


My experiences in the O.R. - as a mother & as a doula

Having a cesarean birth is too common in this country, about 1 in 3 births are surgical. I’ve blogged about my births before, mainly my vbacs. 638 more words