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labor

  • Birth Story Part 2

    Before reading Part II, please read Birth Story Part I (…) We called the nurse to do a cervical check. I’m 3.5 cm 50% effaced! No progress! Twelve hours of intense frequent…

  • Birth Story Part I

    I don’t know why it hadn’t occurred to me until now, but instead of taking all this time to write my full birth story, I should have broken it into parts. And while…

  • Pretty Pushers Giveaway

    As you might have read in the first part of my Birth Story, I was given an opportunity to try out a Pretty Pushers gown. While many might not think what…

  • Labor Update

    Just a quick update. Last night after lots of walking, sex, Miles circuit, and a “Baby come out” hypnosis script I started having strong contractions that fit the pattern of real…

  • Evolution of My Attitude Towards Childbirth

    My attitude towards labor and delivery has changed DRASTICALLY from the time before I got pregnant, then pregnant, then VERY pregnant, to NOW. Before I was pregnant, birth was a hypothetical…

  • Hospital Bag Question

    As I am working on the list for my hospital bag, I thought I’d ask you about some of the items you took to the hospital and found useful. A random…