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Juliet's Home Birth

Even though this is a homesteading blog I felt like home birth was relevant so I’m sharing our story here <3 It’s graphic and if you are squeamish about birthy stuff it’s probably not the post for you! 3,708 more words


The beauty of home birth

So recently I found out about a blogger – and yes a mother – who used photos from a home birth of a friend of mine, and various other women to shame home birth and to show how “horrible it is”. 974 more words


Huck Inlow | Birth Story

I feel like Huck’s birth story starts where Whitlee’s left off. You can read her birth story here but the gist of it is that I was diagnosed with preeclampsia at 34 weeks with her and my doctor decided she was safer out than in so we did an emergency cesarean with her. 2,900 more words


Huck Inlow

Huck Inlow Hillin entered the world on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10:09 PM via successful VBAC. He weighs 6 lbs 11 oz and is 20″. 59 more words


Knowing Now What I Wish I Had Known Before

They say hindsight is 20/20.  It seems unfair.  Knowing what could of been done or should of been done differently is some days what makes it hardest to keep putting one foot in front of another. 2,483 more words

#grief #stillborn #stagesofgrief #anger

One month in!

Today is International Bereaved Mother’s Day, and I’m thinking of my missing children who will never be here to bring me cards and spend the day with me. 558 more words


Hanley: The Day He Was Born

Hanley is my fourth baby. He was a rainbow baby and a welcome surprise! I found out I was pregnant with him after a miscarriage and on my first day back at college. 1,014 more words