Colin was born on the 13th of January, 2018. It’s probably going down as one of my most memorable dates from and for the rest of my life. 1,089 more words
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You did it! After nine months of swollen ankles, ridiculous food aversions and cravings, excited planning, nursery decorating, uncomfortable waddling, leg cramps, sleeping with a man-sized pillow that your husband was strangely jealous of, and happily comparing your growing stomach to fruits and vegetables, you delivered a precious, healthy baby. 1,076 more words
Although I haven’t been a doula very long, I have already noticed a trend… There are definitely some misconceptions out there. So for the next few minutes indulge me, as I break down the 7 common misconceptions that I have heard in my short time of being a doula. 666 more words
My birth story and why I needed an unplanned c-section.
First stage labor started for me on June 24th, the Sunday, I would get mild contractions (felt like normal period cramps) that would come very sporadic, probably around every 10-20 minutes and they would only last about 45 seconds to 1 minute. 1,621 more words