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Essential Oils for Labor & Delivery: A Natural Birth Story

I am excited to share with you how I used essential oils during labor and delivery for my second natural birth! Two years ago, my first son was born in an epidural-free birth, but I did not know about essential oils back then. 1,526 more words

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My Natural Birth Story

When most people think of a natural birth, they think that it’s impossible. Coming from someone who cringes ripping a band-aid off, I most DEFINITELY thought it was impossible. 569 more words


My minimalist take on birth plans

As the birth of little one approaches I am being bombarded on pinterest and other sites with what to pack in my hospital bag, how to write a birth plan and so many other things first time moms have to consider and think about. 756 more words


Are birth plans useful tools or a waste of time?

Hello All,

There are many blog post about birth plans gone bad. understandably so, life is pretty difficult to plan. From my experience, I think there is a time and a place for a birth plan, or goals as I like to call them. 2,028 more words


the birth adventure

Anyone who follows me on any of my social media accounts knows that my sister gave birth to a perfect angel recently. His name is Wayland Robert and he is truly a triumph. 5,808 more words

Fearless Home Birth

Mica Whitfield is no stranger to water births.  She welcomed her son into the world in a water birthing center at a local hospital. When she was pregnant with her daughter, she decided on a home delivery to make the birthing experience a little more personal. 684 more words

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Midwife Mecca: Confessions of an OB/GYN Physician

“I don’t know what to DO with you, so I’m just going to treat you like a resident,” I hear the OB doc say to our newly minted midwife. 746 more words

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