Month / April 2016

Photo Credit to Springs of Genesis Birthing Services Cervical scar tissue.  Have you heard about this?  What do you know about it?  More importantly, what does your provider know about it? When I was an apprentice midwife several years ago, I noticed a trend of first time moms transferring to the hospital at 2cm or […]

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Birth Story of Teagan

  R and D started care with me in the second trimester of their third pregnancy.  R had two previous cesareans and was seeking a provider who would allow her a chance for a vaginal birth after two cesareans. Things went along perfectly.  I had vacation dates scheduled for March when R hired me, but […]

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Birth Story of Cierra

D and S started care with me early in the first trimester of D’s third pregnancy.  Five years earlier, I was blessed to have been part of S and D’s birth journey as their doula.  Pregnant again, D wanted to pursue a home water birth this time around with me as her midwife, instead of […]

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Guest Post:  Birth of Revan

The set up to my birth story is a lot of back story from my pregnancy. The birth-y stuff starts at the “***” This pregnancy was full of new and worrisome things. In my first trimester, I experienced heavy bleeding from a subchorionic hemorrhage and was certain that I would experience my third miscarriage soon. […]

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Our California Journey Part 3: Los Angeles

After our three days at Disneyland, we had two more days set aside for time to explore Los Angeles! Monday, March 21, 2016 We started out that Monday by going and touring the Los Angeles Fire Museum.  They had several antique and older fire engines there, as well as having a couple fire trucks from […]

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