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    11 Reasons a Water Birth May Be the Best Thing for You

    April 29, 2019

    If you’re interested in natural birthing options that may minimize labor pains and reduce the overall stress of the birthing experience, read on for 11 reasons to consider having a water birth. This may sound like a strange choice, but who doesn’t love a warm bath with soothing salts and scents to chase away tension…

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  • Becoming a First-Time Mama: Jack's Birth Story

    Becoming a First-Time Mama: Jack’s Birth Story

    November 7, 2018

    I’m writing this post in anticipation of the maternity leave I hope to be taking very soon. In fact, by the time this post goes live, I would hope that our 3rd baby has arrived. Like, I really really hope that’s the case. Ha! I wrote Annie’s birth story a while back, but for whatever…

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  • When Things Happen Quickly | Charlotte's Birth Story

    When Things Happen Quickly | Charlotte’s Birth Story

    October 22, 2018

    I so hoped that I would be writing this update now or at the latest sometime this week. It has been no secret that the pregnancy that just ended was a challenging one. As difficult as it was, the end of it was such a wonderful blessing and that’s the story that I want to…

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  • These Three Intense Signs Can Mean Your Baby Is Almost Here

    December 6, 2017

    These three intense labor signs were something I experienced shortly before I gave birth to both of my babies. They are not unique to me alone and can certainly mean that your little one will be on their way soon. None could rightfully dispute that labour and delivery are not intense. I would even go…

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  • A Natural and Wonderful Water Birth | Annie’s Birth Story

    October 18, 2017

    Annie is one. I blinked and here were are. She came early and has been a go-getter from the start. I’ve got it recorded in my journal that she never stopped moving in the womb, and let me tell you, that hasn’t changed since she’s been out! But for the purpose of today, I want…

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  • 5 Powerful Ways To Prepare Your Mind For Childbirth

    July 12, 2017

    How do you mentally prepare for labor? Especially if you’re a first time mom and have no idea what to expect. Well, I’ve gone through it three times and the greatest challenge by far is the mental one. Today I’m sharing 5 super powerful ways to prepare your mind for childbirth and help you achieve…

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  • 5 Tips for a Natural Birth: How to Feel Empowered in the Moment

    April 12, 2017

    It is so helpful to receive tips for a natural birth when you are completely in the dark as to what to expect and how you’ll cope. Today I am going to share with you 5 unmedicated birth tips. I am absolutely not an expert, but these are drawn from my own personal experience and…

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