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Daddy’s Birthday Surprise: C’s Birth Story

Daddy’s Birthday Surprise: C’s Birth Story

Daddy’s Birthday Surprise: C’s Birth Story Mama: Sarah K. Stats: 8lbs, 4oz, 21 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician I’m over a year behind on sharing C’s birth story with you. I was also doing some reflecting and found this little gem in my Mama interview: “Was your birth experience [...]

Third Time’s the Charm: Judah’s Birth Story

Third Time’s the Charm: Judah’s Birth Story

Judah’s Birth Story Mama: Christina D. Type of Birth: Vaginal, unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife It has been just over a week since the birth of my third child. Things have been pretty hectic at my house, so I haven’t had time to post many photos or updates to share with friends and [...]

Senna’s Birth Story

Senna’s Birth Story

Senna’s Birth Story Mama: Jesse C. Stats: 7lbs, 5oz, 21.25 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal, unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife I felt both triumphant and defeated. I was 41 weeks and 4 days pregnant. I had successfully eluded the “eviction notice” the OB/GYN (not my regular) had flippantly mentioned during a routine check [...]

E’s VBAC Birth Story

E’s VBAC Birth Story

E’s VBAC Birth Story Mama: Jessica T. Stats: 10 lbs, 15 oz, 22″ Type of Birth: Vaginal, VBAC Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician All babies are wonderful blessings. My babies tend to also be BIG wonderful blessings. My first son, C., was born in 2009 by C-section after 36 hours in labor because even with Pitocin, [...]

Judah’s Birth Story

Judah’s Birth Story

Judah’s Birth Story Mama: Michelle W. Stats: 7.10lbs, 21 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife My due date was February 12, and with our first being 5 days late, I was not counting on having our son prior to his due date. In fact, I was so sure that he [...]

Garrett’s Birth Story

Garrett’s Birth Story

Garrett’s Birth Story Mama: Reina S. Stats: 7.10lbs, 20.5 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife We found out I was pregnant just six weeks after moving to a foreign country, so needless to say, I was feeling very overwhelmed. Luckily, the National Health Service in England was fantastic and I [...]

CR’s Birth Story

CR’s Birth Story

CR’s Birth Story Mama: Mindy K. Stats: 6lbs, 3oz, 18.75 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician At my 39 week appointment I was dilated to 1cm and 50% effaced. My OB/GYN discussed inducing with us, but as my husband pointed out – had Christmas not been coming in the next [...]

Keaton’s Birth Story

Keaton’s Birth Story

Keaton’s Birth Story Mama: Kathy S. Stats: 8lbs. 8oz., 21 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician As of Wednesday October 22nd 2014 I was 40 weeks and 5 days pregnant – overdue with my second child and absolutely miserable. My almost three-year-old daughter was born one day early, so I [...]

C-Rae’s Birth Story

C-Rae’s Birth Story

C-Rae’s Birth Story Mama: Maggie M. Type of Birth: Vaginal, unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician After suffering from bulimia for three years, and having a love and hate relationship with food, I finally achieved my “skinny” body. It was great until I began to lose too much weight. I went from 145lbs to [...]

Grey and Zeyn’s Birth Stories

Grey and Zeyn’s Birth Stories

I had the privilege of meeting Kelli while her family was stationed in Okinawa, Japan. Kelli has such a wonderfully optimistic personality, and I’ve enjoyed keeping up with her family and their travels via Facebook over these last couple of years. Her boys are just too cute for words, and I love being able to [...]

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