A baby shower, an event every mother should have to celebrate every child. I have seen so often that we spend so much time wonder what is right to everyone else that we forget pregnancy is about celebrating the baby. So, let me start by saying forget what everyone else thinks and do what feels right!… Continue reading When is the right time to register for your baby shower?
Of course, when giving birth you need your vagina but what else do you need in order to prepare for your home birth? For everyone once you have made the decision to give birth you then start to prepare your home for what's to come. Although, you'll need to wait for the baby to decide… Continue reading Planning a home birth, what you need to have vagina included
If you are planning to give birth at a hospital you may have been given a list of things to pack. Many of those items you may have already thought of but what about the things you haven't? I have created an additional check list I think you may enjoy. While most hospitals don't allow… Continue reading Everything you need to pack for your hospital bag
Anytime I hear a friend say they don't feel well I joke and tell them in nine months they will feel better. What about when it's not a joke and you are pregnant? What are some things you can try to help you survive the first trimester? Weather you're a first time mom or a mom of… Continue reading How to survive the first trimester of pregnancy?
I have personally met some providers that just don't work for me. I just feel that bond with them that my friends say they have.
I stood up and was holding on to a chair I had in the bathroom when all of a sudden my water broke, I sat back on the toilet and the pressure continued to increase.
Once we arrived at the birth center it was this comfort that came over me, I knew I was in good hands and the thoughts of pain or going to the hospital went away. Daymarys checked my cervix and I was in fact in active labor.
Our son Michael was just a day old when he was taken to be circumcised I felt this pain in my stomach like something was wrong....
I got out of bed to pee and my water broke, just like in the movies it was everywhere. The doctor arrived just as I was starting to push.
I wanted for you, the one reading this blog to read and be shaking their head saying, yup I can relate.