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"It took courage to fight for what I knew was best for me and my baby." Ellie’s homebirth after caesarean (HBAC)

After an emergency caesarean birth with her daughter following a failed induction due to suspected oligohydramnios (deficiency of amniotic fluid), Ellie knew she wanted her VBAC birth in November 2015 to be somewhere she felt comfortable and safe, at home. 1,521 more words


Miss M ~ Birth ~ Jacksonville, FL

Love. Laughter. Light. Those are what welcomed Miss M earthside on the afternoon of October 19, 2016.

Miss M’s birth was very bittersweet and full of emotion for me. 2,462 more words


Unmedicated Birth/Water Birth

When I was pregnant with my son I didn’t look forward to labor and delivery, it was just something I had to get through. I did not embrace it or see the beauty of it, I got the epidural as soon as I was able to and that’s it. 305 more words


Gentle Birth

This journey started with a “YES” and moved on with a 2-stripe indicator in the bathroom. I immediately saw myself undergoing water birth, and a subtle way of seeking my husband’s support and approval for this was through those beautifully shot water birth YouTube videos and photos. 1,065 more words

the Birth of Cassian Alder

Intuition. There were a few things that I hadn’t fully grasped with my firstborn’s Birth…Primarily, learning to tap into my own innate wisdom, and just fully trusting myself, my body and my Baby, and our God-designed interconnectedness. 4,587 more words


Emmerson Henry's Birth Story

We knew from our experience trying to conceive Jameson we would have to seek medical assistance again. LRMCs policy is you have to try for a year before they will help. 6,948 more words

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