Month / August 2017

Pics taken by Taylor Elizabeth Photography. O and A started care with me in the second trimester of their first pregnancy.  O had well researched her birth options, and was looking forward to welcoming her much longed for little one into the world at home! O’s due date came and went.  She came in at […]

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A and N started care with me in the second trimester of their third pregnancy.  A had her last baby at a birth center, and was looking forward to having this baby at home. A’s pregnancy progressed along perfectly.  Her first baby was an induction turned cesarean, and her second baby was a spontaneous labor […]

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A and E started care with me in the second trimester of her third pregnancy.  A had started care with another midwife, but moved to the other end of town and transferred care to me. A was ready for her anatomy scan at her first appointment.  After giving her the information to schedule the ultrasound, […]

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Photos taken by the talented Stephanie Shirley Photography. S and D started care with me in the first trimester of her second pregnancy.  S’s first baby was a surgical birth, and she was excited to have her healing VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean). Around 5am on August 5th, S sent me a text letting me […]

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D and T started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  D was super excited about her pregnancy and planning her home birth. At 38.6 weeks is when D entered her birthing time.  T came home at 3am that morning from work.  D had been asleep.  Contractions woke D at 330am, […]

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