The Ideal Way To Birth

  Most people know that I am a HUGE homebirth advocate. I love it, I love midwives, I love the entire experience of birthing in my home…. climbing into my bed with my new baby and the rest of my family. My first was born in the hospital, and my last two were at home. […]

His Thoughts On Birth

This is a post my husband wrote back in July of 2010 on my other blog. These are his thoughts on birth and have not been edited in any way. ****** Before I met my wife I had opinions on home birth and natural parenting. I always thought it was for “all natural people” that […]

The Birth of My first Child – Our Miracle Baby

Welcome to the First Carnival of Birth Reflections This post was written for inclusion in the Carnival of Birth Reflections hosted by Patti at Jazzy Mama and Zoie at TouchstoneZ. Participants are writing posts that reflect on how birth has transformed them into who they are today. Please read to the end to find a […]

A Powerful 29 Hour Hospital Birth

Today I bring you a birth story from Mama Violet. She blogs about her life pre and post baby at New Mom In The Windy City. ******************** Nine months ago I became a mother. It all started on August 27, 2010 at 9:02 am. I was a week past my due date and was settling […]

Birth Story of The Week: Klaw’s Natural Hospital Birth

Today’s birth story comes from Dana at What Were We Thinking?  Hope on Over to read Klaw’s Birth Story. Her story had me cracking up in parts, especially the part about her L&D nurse. I love this birth story. Dana was informed and knew what she did and didn’t want going in. That’s what I’m […]