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Fast, Surprise Footling Breech Delivery - Mum's Story

Wait a minute, we have a foot!

Our story begins on the Sunday afternoon before Charlotte’s arrival. We tried to encourage our little princess’ arrival by walking around the block and up one of the biggest hills in our area.

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What a Difference! (Part 2)

When our firstborn turned two, we decided to grow our family and became pregnant with our second. I used all that I learned with my first delivery to make decisions for our second and see what I could do to make this experience better. 903 more words


Will Health Insurance Pay for a Doula?

Last week, my fellow doulas over at Cord Doula Collective wrote a blog post about how to submit a reimbursement request for doula services: “Why We Love Free Doulas” 69 more words

Natural Birth

Flower Mound Midwife - Meagan Alpha

Over the summer I learned about a midwife that had recently started attending births at Flower Mound Presbyterian in Flower Mound, Texas.  I am always happy about women having more options, and so I was excited for the families in the Coppell / Flower Mound / South Denton area to have the choice to receive midwifery care while also being able to choose a hospital birth – a popular option for many families. 689 more words


What a Difference! (Part 1)

When my husband and I found out that we were pregnant with our first child, we really didn’t do our research. After all, the doctors and OBGYNs know what they are doing and they know what’s best right? 809 more words


Love, Empowerment and Strength through Loss - Part 3 (3 part series)

Meeting him first gave me strength and empowerment to have his siblings.

As I write the last part to my story, my daughter aged three and my son aged 17 months are sleeping soundly.

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