Times have changed since our mothers gave birth. Even my second birth was dramatically different from my first six years before.
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She was truly the light at the end of my tunnel. She was a nurse who used nothing but her instincts to help a stranger through a storm by showing love.
Every birth story is unique and special. I have always found them interesting and I am excited to hear other women’s tales of labor and delivery.
I guess I didn’t really know what to expect. I mean, I read the books, scoured the blogs, and asked (what I thought were) the right questions. On paper, I was at least somewhat prepared for parenthood and felt cautiously optimistic about the road ahead. As it turns out, attempting to prepare for parenthood is […]
Birth stories, I am fascinated by them. I love to hear them; the nitty gritty, the down and dirty, the beautiful, the tragic. Sharing our stories, our variations of normal, is empowering. We should birth without fear of judgement or criticism or experience. Sharing birth stories creates sisterhood. This is how I became a mother. […]