How To Cope With Increased Levels of Stress

How To Cope With Increased Levels of Stress

“2021 Snovidacopolypse” How do you like that word? A smash up representing the crazy historical weather event, the never ending Covid event and the sense deep inside of that this is the beginning of the end. Or maybe it’s not so deep inside of you. Maybe...
Audrey’s Birth Story

Audrey’s Birth Story

It was 2008 and Shane and I had four girls, he’d just started a new career (which meant debt from when he was in school). We had land in the country we wanted to build on so we could move out of town. We felt like our family was complete. But to make sure, we decided...
A Midwife’s Birth Stories

A Midwife’s Birth Stories

My best emotional advice to all new moms is to journal their birth stories. We think we’ll always remember every single detail, but time fades some of our details and may even blend them together. I am very inconsistent when it comes to journaling but I try to...
When the Midwives Say “No.”

When the Midwives Say “No.”

Congratulations, you’re pregnant! You’ve been reading birth stories and waiting for it to be your turn. You knew you’d like to give birth at a birth center so as a responsible patient, you’ve submitted your referral paperwork to get all your ducks in a row. You call...