Category / Home Birth

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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R and J started care with me at the beginning of the third trimester of their fourth pregnancy. R had her previous baby at home, and was looking forward to another home birth. R’s pregnancy progressed along normally.  Two days before her due date, R was feeling a lot of pressure and activity, and we […]

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A and J started care with me in the first trimester of their sixth pregnancy.  This was their second baby that I got to be their midwife.  You can read about their first birth with me here. A came to group prenatal on June 11th, and wanted to try some herbal tea and a sweep […]

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