Category / Hospital Birth

A and P hired me at the end of the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  A had her previous baby at a birth center, and was wanting a home birth for this birth. Pregnancy progressed normal. At 39.5 weeks A came in for her regular appointment and wanted to discuss some non invasive options […]

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Birth Story of Ezra

J and S started care with me in the start of the third trimester with their first baby.  They had watched some documentaries and done some research and felt that midwifery care and home birth were a better fit for them. At 37.3 weeks, J sent me a text that she was feeling some braxton […]

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Birth Story of Asher

K and M talked to me about serving them as their doula again in the beginning of the first trimester of their third pregnancy.  I had been their doula for their last baby, which you can read the story here. As was true for K’s previous pregnancies, her blood pressure started to rise in the […]

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Birth Story of Huntelaar

C and A had started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy. She had a very easy pregnancy and did well with preparing for her first birth by taking a childbirth class and hiring a doula. 6 days past her expected due date I received a text from A around 2am […]

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Birth Story of Khaleesi

M and C started care with me at the start of the second trimester of their first pregnancy.  M’s mom had had home births and when M found out she was pregnant, it was only natural she followed that route.  M and C soon started childbirth classes and found a doula, and were well prepared […]

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