hospital birth

Konichiwa Patients: Best. OB. Ever -Unnecesarean

So, I’m copy and pasting the heck out of this because literally- this is the funniest thing in the whole world. Hands Down. *some adult language that makes it even funnier, but if that’s not your cup of tea I … Continue reading

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Amen, Sister!

This is what we should have decorating our hospitals hallways. Love. “Remember this, for it is as true and true gets: Your body is not a lemon. You are not a machine. The Creator is not a careless mechanic. Human … Continue reading

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Keelyn’s Hospital Birth

I suppose the best place to start is when my irregular contractions that I had been feeling since Saturday night became very regular contractions Monday afternoon. I had gone into work that Monday only to be sent home because having contractions every 7-10 minutes was making my … Continue reading

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Hospital & Birth Center Birth Videos

Hunted around for some great ones! You’re welcome!      

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Will’s Birth Story

  I love that I’m writing this as my as-of-today, 6 year old Big Boy is sitting next to me. It all started with a little queasiness. My oldest was a mere 4 months old and I had just been … Continue reading

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Essential Oils

I’ve been using Essential Oils to help support my clients for awhile now. It’s amazing to me the difference it’s made! Here’s the guide (taken from Modern Essentials) I generally use… I always order my oils (from doTerra) by the 25th of each … Continue reading

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Natural Birth Story

Birth Story of William Farrell Schellingerhoudt I woke up on Friday, February 19, 2010 with mild contractions that were beginning to move around into my back. I’d been having strong Braxton-Hicks quite frequently for a week and was wondering if, … Continue reading

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Warren’s Birth Story

This being our first baby I wanted to make sure I fully understood what the body goes through as it grows a tiny human and of course what it goes through to prepare itself for the birth of that tiny … Continue reading

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How To Check Your Own Cervix

Wonderful article featured on Mama Birth, originally from Victory Birth… In 2002-2003, I had an IUD.  I learned to check my cervix to make sure it was still in place.  (There is a small string that is supposed to hang out … Continue reading

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This is a great story from a midwife! Great pictures. How amazing that there ARE doctors out there who treat birth this way. If you have time look around her blog- tons of inspiring birth stories. http://navelgazingbirthstories.blogspot.com/2007/12/birth-unfolds-in-photos-words.html

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