Author / Shannon Stellhorn

M and M hired me in the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  M had a birth center birth with her first baby, and was looking forward to a home birth with this little one. The morning of January 5th, two days after M’s “estimated due date”, contractions began.  They woke her around midnight, and […]

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Testimonial #49

“I found Shannon down-to-earth, funny, knowledgeable, and very professional in her care of us, from our first appointment, through our homebirth after Caesarean (HBAC). She coached us on baby positioning, and I felt confident of her ability to help us through any difficulties in labor.  She gave advice on everything from foods to eat, to […]

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A and D started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  A was super excited about having a home birth with her first baby. A’s pregnancy progressed along normally.  The morning of New Years Day, A sent me a text that she was irregularly leaking some kind of fluid and baby […]

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Since we have been living a Whole 30/Paleo lifestyle for 19 months, I often get asked questions about how we shop and how we eat.  On a recent trip to Costco, I took photos of on plan foods to give others an idea of how to shop at Costco when doing a Whole 30.  There […]

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M and G started care with me in the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  M’s previous birth journey was a lengthy labor that ended in a surgical birth at 42 weeks.  She was planning a different birthing experience for this little one’s journey. Three days before M’s estimated due date, she woke to stronger […]

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