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My Home Birth Story

Vanessa: There’s no place I feel safer than in my own home – it’s a haven. Josh: We planned a home birth. We hired a nurse midwife and her assistant, as well as a doula for our family. Vanessa: Both of my older children were born in a hospital; this time, I wanted a different […]

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Lucy Lynn’s Birth Story.

As “stretching” as pregnancy can be for me, I love labor. I crave the details of birth. Within days of holding my precious bundle, I was reliving her arrival, the hormones and sleep deprivation leaving me weeping over words of sentiment and spiritual realizations. (Read my initial thoughts on Lucy Lynn’s birth here.) And so, it’s not […]

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