Planning Birth

Are you dreaming of an unmedicated home birth, or have you already spoken to your medical provider about an epidural? Every mother-to-be has hopes and fears about the birthing process. Creating a plan can help to express those hopes and ease those fears. Here, you will find articles and information to prepare and to help you create your own, personal birth plan.

Planning Childbirth
No, Your C-Section Will Not Hurt Your Baby’s Health Forever

There have been a lot of rather concerning studies released recently about some of the ...
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In That Moment, My World Fell Apart: Part Four of My VBAC Journey

Up until the moment I needed her — like really needed her — I felt sort of ...
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I Had Never Been So Excited to Have a Pelvic Exam: Part Three of My VBAC Journey

Four hours after my appointment with Dr. Palmer, I found myself sitting in ...
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41 Weeks Pregnant and Ready to Fight: Part Two of My VBAC Journey

You have two options when you are faced with a 58% chance of succeeding at ...
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Can “Seeding” and Studies Help Give C-Section Babies a Better Start?

I am fascinated by the process of how much an impact birth has on a baby's development ...
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My Husband Thought It Was Selfish, My OB Thought It Was Risky, but What About What I Thought?

I wanted a vaginal birth. I wanted it so badly I welcomed the intense pain, the ...
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