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Major Mom Challenges: Pelvic Floor

Before I had my first baby, I read a little about pelvic floor exercises and did a few kegels, but I was really into the idea that my body intuitively knew how to have a baby and would know what to do when the time was right. 664 more words


#Home Is Where You Hang Your Hat

This evenings arrival will be dressed in style! #Hat #FreeTheNipple #HomeBirth

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All Tracks Lead to #Home

Waking up to learn that you are now a big brother and will have to share your toys. What a lucky baby brother!

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Home birth (part one)

As a follow up to Jude’s birth story, I am spending the weekend sharing about our experience with midwifery care, a home birth and a water birth.   1,001 more words



Like roses on a bush all babies bloom in their own time.

A beautiful arrival #InspireHomeBirth

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A Birth Story: Jude

Jude Joseph Robert O’Rourke was born at our home in rural Ottawa on Saturday, September 5 at 1:19am weighing 7lbs, 8oz.  While he was our second baby and we felt slightly more prepared for what was happening, he was our first home birth so there were still lots of unknowns ahead. 1,119 more words