Should My Other Children Be Present at My Birth?
homebirth, labor and delivery, Midwife, pregnancy

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.  …

The Elusive Dream Birth
Csection, homebirth, labor and delivery, Midwife, pregnancy, VBAC

The Elusive Dream Birth

I am about to get controversial on you.  There is one thing that I think many birth professionals are doing a disservice to our clients on in the natural birth community. We teach women to pursue the perfect dream birth in many ways. Some of this is through books that encourage calling contractions rushes or …