He/she is in no hurry...and I shouldn't be either.
(Make sure you click to see the beautiful photo Jacob took of me as my budding photographer) I honest to God can not believe that I only have TEN WEEKS LEFT until this baby comes! I spent the first 26 weeks or so in disbelief about even being pregnant before I committed to Hypnobirthing which... Continue Reading →
Yvette, aka rainbow baby, just had her 1 year check-up and met her midwives for the first time since she was born. The verdict? Mon petite is perfect!
Fear and triumph Fear. This is how I approached every other labor up until now. It’s been a few days since my daughter was born and I can’t believe I’m standing in the same shower I labored in. As the hot water washes away the past few days I reflect on how every room will... Continue Reading →
Baby #2 My perception of the birth of my second child has changed dramatically in the last few months. An educated perspective has helped me understand why, even though his birth was a better experience than the first, I still felt empty afterwards. My second child was born eight days early and I didn’t... Continue Reading →
Pregnancy, Prozac, and Prenatal mama trauma. I have to start this chapter out with a very brief history of my relationship with Prozac. No one wants to rely on medication to feel normal but trial and error showed that going without my medicine wasn’t an option. I remember being in the last trimester of my... Continue Reading →
What’s it like to have an appointment with a midwife? My first appointment with my midwives lasted approximately two hours. My friend, the one who I met my midwife through, said that they usually last an hour. I was able to ask a lot of questions and really get to know her background. Almost... Continue Reading →