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Empowered Childbirth... start with the belief that you can.

Empowered childbirth starts with a belief that you can…            

The current rigid medicalised model of maternity care is not the best choice for every pregnant woman, so why do so many choose this path from the outset of their pregnancies? 320 more words

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Hospital Birth? What to Pack...

So you’ve decided to deliver your baby at a hospital and you’re wondering what you need to bring with you, right? Well, first of all, make sure that you take a hospital tour and get to know the environment/what kind of amenities they offer (do they have showers/tubs, birth balls, squatting bar, etc.). 297 more words

Bossier City

Happy Mother's Day

Luna Lee Rose made her debut on Mother’s Day, May 8th 2016, weighing 10 lbs and 22 1/2 inches long. The day that forever changed for me. 1,551 more words

A Birth Story: Wren Silas Lemke

So, everybody is pretty much in the know that I was hospitalized at week 32 of my pregnancy for pre-term labor symptoms. Two weeks and a day later, Wren Silas Lemke was born into the world at 6 lbs 3 oz & 18.5 inches long. 2,106 more words

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Natural Hospital Birth

I am reading this book (for the second time). There is a kindle version. Lots of great information inside.

Natural Hospital Birth: The Best of Both Worlds

21 Birth Days

Choosing to Wait

In October of 2015, I lost my second baby.

I wanted this baby. I was devastated when I lost her. My husband was sad, but also had a sense of contentment because he wasn’t ready for children. 367 more words

Doula Betty

I first encountered the word “doula” when I was doing my research about breastfeeding soon after I learned that I was pregnant. You may wonder why my research on breastfeeding led me to the word doula. 1,400 more words