Author / Shannon Stellhorn

As long as I know, I have been drawn into birth.  As a young child, my Barbie’s had a constant stream of pregnancies because I was fascinated with pregnancy!  When I was 12, I started baby sitting for family, and in that I ended up baby sitting a lot of babies, and found I loved […]

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G and E started care with me in the first trimester of their fifth pregnancy.  G had used my services and had a beautiful home birth with her previous child, which you can read about here. G’s pregnancy progressed along as beautifully as her previous one.  I did the home visit at 36.6 weeks pregnant, […]

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Birth Story of Channing

S and S hired me in the second trimester of their sixth pregnancy.  S had been unhappy with the treatment she had received in care providers, and was desiring a VBA2C, as her last two deliveries had been via cesarean. S’s pregnancy progressed on beautifully.  She knew she had a potential history of going a […]

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C and C started care with me in the first trimester of their second pregnancy.  C had a beautiful home birth with her first little guy, and was looking for another great experience with this little one. C had experienced a precipitous delivery with her first baby, and her first midwife did not make her […]

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M and G started care with me in the first trimester of their third pregnancy.  M had previously used A Sacred Journey Midwifery Services for her previous delivery, and was excited to be planning another home birth.  You can read about her first homebirth here. M’s pregnancy was a bit harder than previous pregnancies between […]

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