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A and N started care with me in the second trimester of their third pregnancy.  A had her last baby at a birth center, and was looking forward to having this baby at home. A’s pregnancy progressed along perfectly.  Her first baby was an induction turned cesarean, and her second baby was a spontaneous labor […]

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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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T and C started care with me in the second trimester of their fourth pregnancy.  They were moving back home to Texas, and T was excited to have a much desired home birth for her fourth baby. T came in for her regular weekly appointment at 40.4 weeks.  She decided she wanted to try a […]

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C and J started care with me in the first trimester of their fifth pregnancy.  This was C’s third baby born at him with me.  You can read about her previous birth experiences here and here. C contacted me soon after she had a positive test, and we were both sad to discover that C’s […]

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A and B started care with me in the second trimester of their third pregnancy.  This was A’s second home birth with me.  You can read her previous home birth story here. Three days before her estimated due date, A sent a text at 6am letting me know that today was the day.  Contractions had […]

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