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D and T started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  D was super excited about her pregnancy and planning her home birth. At 38.6 weeks is when D entered her birthing time.  T came home at 3am that morning from work.  D had been asleep.  Contractions woke D at 330am, […]

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K and M started care with me at the end of the second trimester of their second pregnancy.  K’s pregnancy progressed along beautifully. The last week before her due date, K began to experience an increase in braxton hicks.  She had her regular weekly appointment the day before her due date, and decided she would […]

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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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G and E started care with me at the end of the second trimester of G’s fourth pregnancy.  G’s sister in law had a home birth with me, and G was looking forward to her experience. G experienced lots of prodromal labor in those last weeks leading up to her due date.  At 39.1, G […]

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S and C started care with me in the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  S had her previous baby at home with me as well.  You can read that story here. S’s pregnancy progressed along normally.  S had her first baby after 41 weeks, so we were all surprised on the morning of her […]

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