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Just Had to Get That Out

Some themes get old on Finding My Kid. If you’re a regular reader, you can probably name a few: sleeplessness, detox and die-off, food, the… 1,971 more words


Wow do I have a lot to catch up on. [Birth Story] 3 months later!

First off, HE IS HERE!!!!
And he is actually 3 months old now! I’ve been so caught up in all this crazy new mom stuff that I completely forgot about posting on this blog. 1,088 more words

First Time Mom

One Last Near Death Experience And A Baby

We scheduled the induction for last Friday, the 17th of June. The baby was expected to be born the next day, the 18th, at 36 weeks and 5 days gestation. 1,217 more words

Daily Recap

Near Death Experiences and the End of the Road

On Monday afternoon, my blood pressure spiked and stayed high for more than two hours. I called the specialist and he sent me to the hospital and assured me that I would be there for the next week until I hit 37 weeks and could have the baby. 290 more words

Daily Recap

Our Road (Part 8)

Tuesday March 29th Robin was admitted at South Shore Hospital. We started in the Special Care Nursery section of Labor and Delivery. If you’ve never seen SSH’s Baby Wing, you should. 777 more words


The Uncomfortable Feminist

I am a birth worker,

arguably the most woman-centric job on the planet. I work with women at their most vulnerable, most powerful, most female. Giving life is something only we can do. 389 more words