Category / VBAC

M and G started care with me in the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  M’s previous birth journey was a lengthy labor that ended in a surgical birth at 42 weeks.  She was planning a different birthing experience for this little one’s journey. Three days before M’s estimated due date, she woke to stronger […]

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Women seeking a VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) are some of my favorite women to work with as the journey to birthing their baby is filled with so much more than the pregnancy and birth.  About a third of my practice is women seeking a VBAC, and it is such a joy to be able […]

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I will never forget the day this couple came to interview me.  It was actually a pretty rough day as I had found out two days prior I was going to miscarry and the miscarriage was gearing up that particular Friday as they sat in my office and interviewed me.  D told me he was […]

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Birth Story of Teagan

  R and D started care with me in the second trimester of their third pregnancy.  R had two previous cesareans and was seeking a provider who would allow her a chance for a vaginal birth after two cesareans. Things went along perfectly.  I had vacation dates scheduled for March when R hired me, but […]

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Birth Story of Cierra

D and S started care with me early in the first trimester of D’s third pregnancy.  Five years earlier, I was blessed to have been part of S and D’s birth journey as their doula.  Pregnant again, D wanted to pursue a home water birth this time around with me as her midwife, instead of […]

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