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Sometimes it's more than the blues....

My friend recently shared with me this very honest, raw short video from Postpartum Progress, and it really hit home with me, as I am sure it will with many of you.   696 more words


My Birth Story (37 Weeks)

I wrote this one-handed before leaving the hospital for my birth board but ended up using a short blurb version. Anyway here it is, typo-ridden, not proofread etc but I just wanted to at least get the big details down (though really I wanted to never ever think about it again so it’s brusque). 1,439 more words


My Pregnancy Story

I wanted to write a post and share my pregnancy and birth story.  This will help lead into a future posts and connect the dots on previous posts. 1,193 more words


Are You a Good Candidate for a VBAC?

If you’re anything like me and you were traumatised by your C-Section and extremely disappointed that you could not birth naturally, then this is for you! 636 more words


It only took 45 hours...

Go figure my kid would be 2 days late.  We went in Monday morning at 6am to be induced and Baby Groot didn’t actually arrive till 3am Wednesday morning.   1,327 more words

First Pregnancy

Is it a good idea to reduce the caesarean rate?

Caesarean section rates in western countries have been rising for a long time – but the rate varies widely between different countries. In Sweden, for example, it’s 17%, while in Cyprus it’s 52%. 712 more words

Best Advice For New Mothers

I would like to share my best advice for new mothers. An advice that I wished that someone told me before my lovely baby girl was born. 401 more words