When Krystle told me she was pregnant I could barely contain my excitement! You see, a few weeks before that I had revealed to her that I was also expecting AND earlier in the year Kasie, her twin sister and my dearest friend had told us that she was pregnant! There must have been something in the water! My best friends were having babies the same time I was! This was going to be so much fun!! Continue reading
Birth Story – Natural Childbirth
Disclaimer::: This post is raw and personal!
For as long as I can remember I have wanted to have a natural childbirth outside of the hospital. At first I didn’t know much about the differences between the delivery methods, but after doing research I knew that this was the type of birth story I wanted to have. I do believe that hospitals are crucial and play an amazingly helpful role, when they are needed. I don’t think that for a low risk and healthy pregnancy that they are necessary. I think in some cases they can do more harm than good. With that said, that is just my opinion and personal preference. I don’t think there is anything wrong with a woman choosing to have a mediated birth in the hospital – It’s just not the path I would choose. Every birth story is unique to each woman. Continue reading