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September 12, 2018

In my heart I really, really wanted a home birth! I just felt good about doing one and I had already had two natural births that were quite easy. We asked for referrals and interviewed with three different midwives. I was looking for someone with a lot of experience, w...

June 29, 2018

Gavin and I got married when I was 19 and he was 22. The month after I graduated high school I met Gavin at church. We sat by each other in Sunday school class and he instantly fell in love. I mean, how could he not?! ;)

We dated for less than a year before we were...

April 30, 2018

Vera is like a real life angel... and she brought so much light into my life the day she was born. She's just the sweetest. 

I was 25 when I had Vera, at 41 weeks exactly. I had a very quick, pain free natural birth using hypnosis with my first baby so I studied the pro...

March 6, 2018

Today I wanted to share what I do or how I think that has kept me being so happy and feeling peace in this often fast paced, stressful and competitive world. I've been working on finding myself again after having 3 children and making sure my happiness is a priority so...

February 13, 2018

Today I wanted to share my experience on getting my placenta encapsulated and the benefits I receive taking the capsules.

After delivering my second child, I had a friend come to the hospital and pick up my placenta. The hospital puts it in a special bucket in the...

January 24, 2018

When I learned my baby, Avril, was lip and tongue tied (and buccal tied), it has been a nursing game changer! Since her experience, I have helped 3 out of my 4 mom friends who had newborns after Avril's birth, discover their babies have ties too!... That means, they ar...

January 6, 2018

I am so beyond THRILLED to fulfill my dream and become a birth worker! I obviously love anything birth related and really want to be an advocate for mothers and help them be supported through the most important moments in their lives! I will be getting certified as a b...

January 2, 2018

When I had my first 2 children I got mastitis, major engorgement and many clogged ducts as soon as my milk came in (about day 3 postpartum) that lasted weeks after delivery. My breasts were too full that I couldn't put my arms down all the way because I was so engorged...

January 2, 2018

When our third child was born, my midwife discovered a tie in her mouth and recommended getting our baby examined by a lactation consultant. When baby Avril was a few days old an Ibclc came to our house and met with us for 90 minutes. Her name is Jacqueline from Holist...

December 23, 2017

My first natural birth was almost 6 years ago! The day I delivered my son changed every aspect of my life. The whole experience really shaped how I think about myself today and how I feel about motherhood.

I was 21 when I got pregnant so I was one of the first women to...

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