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Natural Birth Options

After taking the Bradley Birthing classes we debated many of the “birthing norms” that people do and don’t think about. We weighed the benefits with the risks and decided for or against many different options. 1,100 more words

Natural Birth

Magnolia Quinn Walk

I love birth. Everything about it and every kind. So, naturally, I LOVE reading other women’s birth experiences! I know I’m not the only one obsessed with reading them! 1,341 more words

Flies & Pitocin

Want a piece of advice? Don’t eat tacos crom that suspicious-looking guy down the street at 2am; the morning after in the toilet made me feel like a pregnant woman in dire need of Pitocin, but for another orifice. 76 more words

"My heart fell out and was put in this beautiful baby boy"

I love birth. Everything about it and every kind. So, naturally, I LOVE reading other women’s birth experiences! I know I’m not the only one obsessed with reading them! 1,981 more words

MacKenzie's Birth Story - Part 2

So, we finally arrive at the hospital on Sunday afternoon.  After trying to remember if we needed to enter in the emergency room or the west tower, we remembered in our hospital tour guide lady’s voice that it was indeed entrance C – “C for child birth!” – so Mike dropped me off at the front revolving door.   1,346 more words

First Pregnancy

Gummy Bear's Birth Story

Hi Gummy Bear,

I’m tearing up a little just writing that, because I can’t believe you are finally here and sleeping so cozily next to me. 918 more words

Baby

My birth story; or, forcing my body into labor one hour at a time: Part 1

I wanted a birth story that involved laboring peacefully, or somewhat peacefully, in warm water surrounded by the music of the Beatles under dim lighting. I also wanted a conception that involved candlelight and romance, but instead found myself in a doctor’s office on my lunch break getting inseminated for the second time and experiencing mad cramping the rest of the day. 2,191 more words