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Natural Birth

What Natural Birth Felt Like (For Me)

The words “Natural Birth” can evoke a range of reactions from pregnant mothers. Some cringe, some hope, and some just want an honest woman’s experience to help them pursue their own path (insert me 3 years ago). For those like me who just want an honest opinion, here you go . . . the good, the […]

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Unmedicated birth

Skipping the Epidural

When a friend tells you she is working on changing her eating habits you probably wouldn’t respond with “Oh wow – why on earth would you ever want to do that?! Give it a few weeks; you’ll be back to polishing off the dessert tray and downing cheeseburgers in no time!” Instead, you would hope […]

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Why I Love My Midwife

Why I Love My Midwife

I have long thought my midwife–and the midwives who studied under her on their journey to midwifery–was some form of super human. The more people I talk to, the more I am convinced midwives are in fact, super humans. They dedicate their lives to supporting women¬†and do it with a level of love and compassion […]

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