Pregnancy and Birth

How long before the pregnancy shock passes?

It has now (12/1/18) been 10 days since those famous two lines appeared on my test. I wasn't late, my cycle was due to start that day but you know I'm impatient I like to know one way or another. Let's be honest I am still in shock. I feel like in this life you have… Continue reading How long before the pregnancy shock passes?

Pregnancy and Birth

The Second or Third Unassisted Birth

Your Focus WILL Change When I first discovered the choice of birthing at home, skipping the midwife step, and doing everything all on my own... the whole concept of unassisted birth consumed my waking thoughts. This change in the path from hospital to home was life-altering. I wanted to know everything. I researched pregnancy and… Continue reading The Second or Third Unassisted Birth

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What you need to know to help you find the perfect doula

From the moment you find out you are expecting you wonder about all the things you should now do. You ask for recommendations for the best doctor or midwife. You then wonder if you should really hire a doula and if it is ok to hire someone who is still training. What are the best… Continue reading What you need to know to help you find the perfect doula

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You need to know unassisted birth is legal

I have always loved the idea of birth. When someone gives birth they may feel all of this pain or uncomfortable feelings but once you are holding your child for the first time you realize everything you felt was worth it in the end. This is no different when you give birth unassisted. We want… Continue reading You need to know unassisted birth is legal

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Pregnancy and Birth

Everything you need to know for an unassisted birth in 31 days

Are you planning an unassisted or freebirth? What if you could have all the information you need in an unassisted birth crash course? Each day for the next 31 days you will be able to stop by or get a weekly email with all the post. With so many people finding their voice and looking… Continue reading Everything you need to know for an unassisted birth in 31 days

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Lydia’s Birth: mother contemplates transferring

Hello there friend It's been a while since I've shared one of my birth stories. In fact, I'm pretty sure I've already shared Noah's story, and Keziah's story, and that leaves me with only Lydia's story yet to tell. My husband and I fully intend to aim in the direction of five-ish kids... But at… Continue reading Lydia’s Birth: mother contemplates transferring

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The Powerful Free Birth of Zephyr Nova

The Powerful Free Birth of Zephyr Nova I started having lower back cramps, intense pressure and cervical twinges throughout the day. These same sensations that I had been feeling for weeks before now felt more “real". I just intuitively knew that labor would begin within the next day. While putting Asher to bed that night,… Continue reading The Powerful Free Birth of Zephyr Nova

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An amazing but fast labor leading to the denial of a birth

Guest blogger My name is Beautiful Dunn. I'm 32 years old with 3 children, 2 boys and 1 girl (Amory-age 5, Atlas-age 3, Autumn-age 18 months). Married 10 years this December to an amazing husband named Clayton who assisted in the birth and caught our 2 fbac babies at home. I'm fairly crunchy and enjoy… Continue reading An amazing but fast labor leading to the denial of a birth