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Home Visits Available

Announcement!!!!   Do you hate to drive, especially in that DFW traffic? Are you a single car family? Do you hate dragging your toddlers out to appointments, especially in the middle of nap time? Are you a homeschooling family that tries to limit the interruptions to your homeschooling day? Let us do the driving. We …

Sibling Love
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Testimonial Tuesday – Nathalie

Ever wonder what people are saying about Mercy and Comforts of Home Midwifery.  We are introducing a feature called Testimonial Tuesday.  Once a month, we will add a testimonial from women (or their husbands!), so you can see what other have to say about our services. Also you can find out more by going to …

Little Girl trying to listen to baby's heartbeat.
homebirth, labor and delivery, maternity, pregnancy, prenatal

What Does Family Centered Care Mean?

You may have seen me use that phrase on this website or on my social media.  You may have seen it somewhere else and are wondering what exactly is family centered care.  I have shared before about how we involve fathers in prenatal care and birth here at Comforts of Home Midwifery.  You can view …

What I Wish I Knew about after Baby Comes
postpartum, postpartum

What I Wish I Knew About What Happens After the Baby Comes

Do you know anything about the changes in your body after having a baby?  Do know anything about taking care of a newborn?  With families being smaller these days and things that involve the female body being kept secret and often seen as being shameful, we don’t see many of these aspects of birth until …

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My Bradley Birth

In honor of my 2nd son’s 21st birthday today, I wrote out his birth story.  Happy Birthday Kodi! My 2nd pregnancy In Why I Became a Midwife, I talk about how I attended Bradley classes with a friend.  They were a huge catalyst in becoming interested in natural childbirth and eventually midwifery.  When I got …

Testimonial Tuesday
homebirth, labor and delivery, Midwife, testimonial

Testimonial Tuesday – as a backup midwife

Ever wonder what people are saying about Mercy and Comforts of Home Midwifery.  We are introducing a feature called Testimonial Tuesday.  Once a month, we will add a testimonial from women (or their husbands!), so you can see what other have to say about our services. Also you can find out more by going to …

What I Wish I Knew about Birth
homebirth, labor and delivery

What I Wish I Knew About Birth

How much do you know about birth?  In the media, we see these big, dramatic events.  The woman’s water breaks dramatically.  Her contractions start hard and fast.  She screams at whoever is there that she needs to go to the hospital NOW.  The baby arrives with puffing, panting, and screaming.  Our mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and …

What I wish I knew about pregnancy
maternity, pregnancy, prenatal

What I Wish I Knew about Pregnancy

Do you like to read?  Whenever I got pregnant with my first baby, my mom got me “What to Expect When You are Expecting”.  My parents encouraged a lifestyle of reading and learning.  Each new stage of life or anything that we wanted to learn about meant a new book.  Each additional pregnancy meant that …