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Does it actually matter if I pushed or if I laid there? Apparently it does. 

Natural delivery or caesarean delivery?

There seems to be a spark in interest lately on how your children entered the world. This morning a morning news show delivered “news” out of their arse such as your child has an increased risk of ADHD if born via Caesarean section. 1,353 more words

Birth Story

For anyone who wants to read about it, I’d like to share the story of my natural, un-medicated labor and birth of my baby at a free-standing birth center with midwife attendants. 2,462 more words

Our Birth Story

The following is a pretty lengthy account (over 3000 words; you’ve been warned) of Morgan’s birth story. I was hoping for a VBAC that was 100% drug and intervention free. 3,629 more words


My O Naturale Birth

“I think I just had a contraction, ” I called to my husband who looked up from his phone in wary anticipation. “Are you sure? Like, How do you know?” I frowned. 704 more words


My labour & birth story - The second bit

In my last post about my labour, I got to the point where I’d had enough, I had done as much as I could at home and needed to go to hospital. 925 more words

All Things Baby

The birth effect.

I came across the above picture on a facebook share and I was deeply disturbed.  With mothers there are always some sort of ridiculous divide that shouldn’t be.  329 more words

Welcome, Baby Maddox !

Almost 6 years ago I began my journey as a doula, childbirth educator, and now a birth photographer. While there has been times I have stepped away to birth and nurse my own children, I’ve never been able to fully leave it be. 388 more words