Category / Long Birth

A and R started care with me in the first trimester of their fourth pregnancy.  A had previously had a birth center birth, and was looking forward to a home birth. To everyone’s surprise, contractions started 9 days before A’s due date.  All day contractions ranged from 5-10 minutes apart, eventually getting closer, longer, and […]

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S and J started care with me near the end of the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  S had a friend who recently had a home birth, and she was excited to be planning a home birth for her journey too. S came in at 40.6 weeks for her regular appointment.  We talked through […]

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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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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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