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Not such a good week

The last week has been pretty miserable. I’ve had a 13 day running migraine with pain anywhere from a 2-8/10. It’s been horrible. I was admitted to the hospital for 5 days to attempt to et the migraine under control. 334 more words

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Today I will become a mummy

A week before we were told to get to the hospital for 7am and no later.

I was up and awake at 5.30am so we left at 6am and got there at 6.30! 1,162 more words


The best laid birth plans - Kaccey

I had one of those magical pregnancies, very little morning sickness, a small basketball tummy, no stretch marks, no sleepless nights (until the very end), no emotional roller-coaster. 

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The Unspoken Risks of an Epidural

Each year thousands of women during their labor consent to the use of an Epidural Anesthesia, the epidural is used in approximately 50% of childbirths in Canada and the United States. 1,080 more words


Discovering Miracles: My Birth Story

This probably isn’t going to be your typical birth story full of unicorns, flowers, rainbows, etc. But I wanted it to be real and me. It’s a long one so grab a blankie and a cup o’joe, cuz here we go! 2,275 more words

My Precious One's Arrival

August 24, 2013, Saturday, around 6:00 in the afternoon. It was supposed to be just a regular check up.  But due to a conditions called… 393 more words


Birth story part 2!

Okay so we have just checked in, they hook up an IV and check me. I am 9 centimeters. 9!! So, for  some reason at this point; it didn’t register that I was sooo close to the end.   239 more words