I am 36 weeks and 4 days. I will be 37 weeks on Monday. It is a relief to know that soon enough I will be holding my brand new baby boy! I have already packed my hospital bag because I had my last child at exactly 37 weeks. The pregnancy terms have changed since … Continue reading My Natural Birth Story
Here are two videos that I find very helpful in preparing for a natural birth.
I am not really good with pain. The worst pain that I ever felt in my life was recovering from knee surgery. I didn't want to move and couldn't wait for physical therapy to strengthen and help my knee heal. I have been in labor three times and two of the three times were not … Continue reading Is a natural birth for me?
I gave birth to my first child in June of 2012. I was 22 years old. The experience wasn't as pleasant as I wanted to be. I was at my boyfriend's house. I was 39 weeks pregnant. The days before I was having extreme cramping and pain in my abdomen. I went to the doctor and … Continue reading Birth Story: My Firstborn
I had a C-section 4 years ago for absolutely no reason other than a money hungry doctor. The reason was the most ridiculous thing ever. He convinced me that I needed to have a c-section. I was only 22 at the time and truly believing my doctor had my best interests in mind. I was … Continue reading Why My First C-section Was Also My Last