A letter to Milana Grace…

This birth story was written to Milana from the perspective of my doula, Bethany. As part of the services she provides, she captured my birth story in the form of a letter to the new baby. I share this story with great pride, as she has a wonderful gift for the written word. In addition to her incredible pregnancy and labor support, I have this … Continue reading A letter to Milana Grace…

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Preparing for Baby #3…

  I fell in love with birth the night I had my first, despite it not being the experience I had hoped for (lengthy medicated labor). However, just a mere 48 hours after Nico was born, with a NICU stay and all, I left the hospital ready to give birth again. I was already talking about what I would do differently the second time around, … Continue reading Preparing for Baby #3…

Triumph… #3Under3

This photo right here. I don’t think I need to describe what I was feeling to you because everything about the photo screams “VICTORY!” I wish every mom and mom to be the ability to have the birth of your dreams; not mine, not someone else’s… yours. Knowledge is power and knowledge is empowering. I can’t wait to share more details about the beautiful morning … Continue reading Triumph… #3Under3