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Christian’s Birth Story

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I wish I could give every mother the gift of a beautiful birth like the one we had with Christian. It was everything I dreamed it would be . . . And more. I’m not going to censor very much about this story because some of the most intimate details are the ones that make it such a wonderful experience for me and that’s what I want to share.

Birth is Imminent

The morning of Thursday March 12th began with me waking at 6:45 […]

By |February 18th, 2013|Birth Stories, General|0 Comments|

Induction of Labor Associated with 67% Increased Risk of C-Section

My epidural from the horrible birth of my son in 2001

Natural birth has been at the foundations of  Everything Birth from its conception. It began in 2001 as a small resource center offering natural birth classes and workshops.   Everything Birth’s owner, Crystal White, wrote, “My first child was born in 1997, and at the time I was still contemplating grad school and what direction my career should take. The more research I did on birth, intervention, and the unbelievably […]

Midwife Assisted Home Births and Why Most People Should Have Them.

Chiropractors Howell, Pinckney, Brighton, Home birth, birth center, gentle birthing, statisticsI need to preface this entire post by saying, I gave birth all three times in a hospital and a doctor assisted my births. I’d love to tell you that next time I will deliver the old fashioned way, with a midwife by my side, but there won’t be a next time. My tubes are tied.  So, I’m basically I gigantic hypocrite. In my defense though, I know a lot of things […]

By |October 29th, 2011|General|3 Comments|

My Husband Caught my Baby.

I loved my home birth.  One of the best moments was when I was lifted out of the birthtub with my baby coming out.  Once I was repositioned on the futon my son slipped out right into my husbands loving hands.  There was something so natural and easy about this moment.   I really do not think I was truely aware that he would be the one to be on the recieving end, and we did not plan on him being the “catcher”.  It just happened.

I know that all men do not want to […]