Why I Became a Midwife

Why I Became a Midwife

My Mom’s Birth Experience One of the questions that I get asked the most is, “Why did I become a midwife?”.  It starts with my mom’s pregnancy with my little sister.  When my mom was pregnant with my sister Carina, we moved from Bishop, CA to Ridgecrest, CA which was about 2 1/2 hours away.  …

Should My Other Children Be Present at My Birth?

Should My Children Be Present at My Birth?

Are you thinking about having your other children present for your birth?  This meme made the rounds on Facebook in the last 9 months or so. I found it pretty humorous, so I saved it.  Women have many different reasons why or why they may not want their children present.  This decision is very personal.  …