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Message to the Judgmental Natural Birth Moms

Note: This is an old blog post I found in my drafts. I edited it a little bit since my writing style has changed, but my feelings on this topic are the same. 848 more words

Number Three

The winter of 1991 came early with a three-day blizzard beginning on Halloween dropping nearly thirty inches of snow. As is usually the case after a nasty storm like that, the following days were filled with sunshine and brutal cold. 2,000 more words


10 Things I Didn't Expect About Being a Mom to a Newborn

Now that my daughter is almost a year old, I’ve been reflecting back a lot.  I’m thankful to have a super content, happy baby these days, but the beginning months were really difficult for me. 1,309 more words



Today is my due date! And while I’d really rather be in the hospital giving birth at this moment, I am perfectly content with where things are at. 1,075 more words


Episode 270: Tits The Season

This week’s episode of the Acid Pop Cult Podcast J-Mo recounts the tale of young Zachary Ethan’s arrival to the world or: How Producer Danielle Continues To Effortlessly Give Birth. 76 more words


birth story. part five.

Bear wheeled me down to the NICU and I got to see my baby. I held her and looked at her and learned facts about her and her medical treatment. 330 more words


birth story. part four.

After I woke up from the Benadryl, the Bear showed up and we created a “SURPRISE, WE HAD A BABY (EARLY)” Instagram post. Immediately the texts and calls started pouring in. 424 more words