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Today is John Bonica’s Birthday!!!  You know! The guy who invented the epidural! (February 16, 1917) 

This should be on every mother’s calendar who didn’t do it “natural.” 143 more words

My Thoughts

Birth Story

October 25th 2017

40weeks 2 days.

Induction Day!

  • 4pm…
    • arrive at Baptist Health Richmond,
    • get checked in
    • change into my hospital gown that I brought from home!
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Week 33

Geez. It’s been 22 weeks since my last blog post.

Well a lot has happened since then!

First off, we’re having a boy! We’ve decided to name him Oliver. 1,278 more words


Delaney's Birth Story....

Callin’ all mamas! Do you remember your first birth story? Multiple people have told me “you wont remember, its going to happen so fast”–BULLSHIT. I remember everything, literally, everything! 2,839 more words


Birth Weight/Loss, Jaundice and a Spinal Headache

Isabella was born late Friday night. On Sunday morning, they did her first pediatric check and there were a few minor concerns. First was her weight; she went from 8lbs8oz to 8lbs1oz which is about a 5% loss. 255 more words


Our first midwife appointment

Our first midwife appointment went without a hitch!

It was at the Birth Centre in Ystrad Mynach and if we’re basing things on first impressions, they’d get a 10/10 from me. 469 more words

The First Trimester

2009: September 24, Pumpkin's birth.

Our little Pumpkin arrived at 7:32 pm on Thursday, September 24th! She weighed 8 pounds and 14 ounces, and measured 20 and 3/4 inches long. She is incredibly strong, bright-eyed, and positively beautiful, with a head full of silky dark hair. 703 more words