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These Three Irish Sisters Just Gave Birth at The Same Hospital on The Same Day

Three sisters all gave birth on Tuesday at the same hospital in Ireland, an event that the Irish press is calling “incredible and rare.”

“We just never realized it would all happen on the one day,” Mairéad Fitzpatrick, one of the sisters, told RTÉ Ireland. 149 more words

Vanessa and Pauls first baby Isaac

We at Brighton and Haywards Heath Maternity Unit have started a blog to share real life local home birth stories. These stories are kindly shared by local women and partners so others can gain insight and understanding about what home birth is really like. 2,002 more words


I can't let go

September. It’s here. Cooler mornings, sometimes cooler days. Fall is around the corner. Football is starting. Baseball is getting exciting (unless, like me, your team has been out of the running since June). 470 more words


Birth Story

Kaylee Marie McBrian // August 17, 2015; 11:33pm // 7lbs 9oz // 19.5 inches

So, I finally got around to typing up my birth story. The times may be a bit off because you lose track of time when you’re stuck in a hospital, but I’ll try. 736 more words


Mom Confessions

SO. Hi! The blog has been a bit quiet lately. Someone decided the Mac needed a bath so into the bathtub it went! And then to the repair shop it went. 215 more words


My Labor Day: Otherwise Known as the Scariest and Happiest Day of My Life

This year’s Labor Day just so happens to fall on September 7th, my daughter Genevieve’s first birthday. It seems like only yesterday that I was in the hospital experiencing the most terrifying and heartwarming day of my life. 1,133 more words


Open Letter to Midwives Alliance of North America

A coalition of courageous midwives has posted and sent an open letter to the Midwives Alliance of North America regarding its policies erasing the sex of the human beings who get pregnant and give birth to babies – that would be biological women. 1,328 more words