Category / Hospital Birth

This is a unique birth story to share.  I was honored to have helped A welcome her own baby into the world at home a couple years ago, you can read my version here and her version here.  This time, A was being a surrogate for a couple who were excited to be welcoming TWINS […]

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K started care with us at the end of the second trimester of her first pregnancy.  She was currently under care with an OBGYN that she didn’t feel was supportive of her wishes.  K knew my apprentice Rowan, and decided to start care with us. K was fantastic at taking any advice and guidance we […]

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M and J started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  I had known M for a few years through the hard years of infertility and working through IVF.  She wanted a home birth.  There were a couple things in her health history that were not best to be manged by […]

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A and B started care with me in the third trimester of their first pregnancy.  They had been seeing an OB, but found that their OB was not supportive of their wishes.  Their childbirth educator recommended they talk to a midwife to help them get the birth they wanted. A’s pregnancy progressed normally.  At her […]

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N and T hired me to be their doula around 35 weeks into their second pregnancy.  I was their doula five years ago, and was happy to get to work with them again. At 35 weeks, N’s baby was unfortunately in a frank breech position.  Her current OB was unwilling to help with turning the […]

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