Category / First Time Mom

F and T started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy. F had a great pregnancy.  As her due date neared, her baby liked staying in a ROT (right occiput transverse) position despite doing position exercises.  On the evening of November 18, I saw F for her 41 week appointment and […]

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K and C started care with me in the beginning of the second trimester of their first pregnancy.  K had a friend who has a home birth with me, and after we met, they decided they wanted a similar experience. Pregnancy was uncomplicated.  The normal aches and pains of pregnancy were present, but K was […]

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P and A started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  They had done some research prior to getting pregnant, and had made the decision that they wanted to use a midwife for a home birth when the time came that they would have a baby. P sent me a text […]

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R and P started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  They were such a sweet couple who had so much joy and excitement over every pregnancy sign and symptom.  R’s pregnancy progressed along without any concern. At 40.4 weeks, R had an ultrasound and we decided we might need to […]

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F and G began care with me late in the third trimester.  They had received care through an OBGYN, but felt more and more red flags as they worked through their childbirth class.  Their childbirth educator is a past patient of mine and recommended they interview me.  We met for a consultation right before I […]

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