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Three Years Ago Today: A Birth Story

Tucker and I arrived at the hospital promptly by 5:30am to be induced, as our little miss was estimating at 10lbs and was already almost 2 weeks late! 636 more words

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Harlow: A birth story.

**Warning for explicit language & skin. I refuse to call anything to do with pregnancy and birth, gross, because it’s not. It’s beautiful and one of the coolest things humans can do. 2,334 more words


Your Biggest C-Section Risk May Be Your Hospital


Consumer Reports finds that your risk of a cesarean section can be more than nine times higher depending on the hospital you choose.

The most common major surgery performed in the U.S isn’t to remove an appendix or replace a knee.

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After the Storm Part 1

I had just popped out a baby and was relaxing in my hospital bed talking to my parents over the phone when my mother asked me if my stomach felt like bread dough as hers had right after having children. 3,022 more words

D Day

I have heard over and over and over again of the immense pain of child birth. They say there’s nothing like it and it’s often sighted as the biggest feat of womanhood. 5,922 more words

my dream birth

I didn’t realize how traumatic Atlas’ birth had been for me, until I experienced something remarkably better. Phoebe’s birth was a dream come true. It was fast, relatively peaceful, and — dare I say — easy. 806 more words


VBAC with my Rainbow Baby

I’m so thrilled to announce to you all that my son was born on June 21st at 8lbs 8 oz, 21.5 inches long by a SUCCESSFUL VBAC! 400 more words