Pulled over by Cops on the Way to the Hospital

Claire’s Birth Story When my husband and I got pregnant we did extensive research on the having the safest birth possible for both mother and baby. We chose a midwife as our healthcare provider based on exceptional outcomes… Read More

Picking the Best Baby Name [Podcast 4]

Picking a Name can be a challenge for some! There are unlimited choices. Especially today, when you can name your child Apple or Siri. In this podcast episode I give some tips and support as you navigate the… Read More

Choose your care provider carefully – Enjoy Birth {day 26}

I have blogged about this topic many times. I have an MP3 and worksheets you can download to help you determine if the care provider you have is the best fit for you! Click here to download them… Read More

Questions to Ask Your Care Provider ASAP! – Enjoy Birth {day 25}

A lot of moms choose their care providers from friend recommendations, PCP recommendation or just randomly picking one out of the insurance choices. This is dangerous. Take time to really research this choice, because it can have a… Read More

Midwife or OB? – Enjoy Birth {day 24}

Choosing a good care provider is NOT as simple as: Midwife = low intervention OB = high intervention Some midwives are VERY intervention happy and some OBs are very LOW intervention.  So you need to ask questions of… Read More

Choice #1: Choose your Care Provider Carefully – Enjoy Birth {day 23}

Take a moment to ponder this question… How did you choose your care provider? Here are the most common answers.  (OK, one of them isn’t that common.  Can you guess which one?) A friend recommended him to me…. Read More

What I really think about Hoag

I am getting some interest and feedback from Hoag nurses about a post I did over 2 years ago. A Tale of Two OC Hospitals.   A Mom commented that Hoag has a 98% epidural rate. A nurse… Read More

This mom REALLY wants a Home Birth!

I donated $25 to her cause. Check out her website and see if you can help her reach her goal. 🙂 http://heartfelthomebirth.blogspot.com/ Pin It

Midwives do NOT equal a peaceful, supportive birth

“I hired a Midwife – so I know she will be supportive, wonderful, help me have an ideal birth.” Take your head out of the sand!  It isn’t that easy.  Just because you hired a Midwife does not… Read More

All Inductions Are Bad, or Are They?

Sometimes it seems like a lot of birth activists are anti-induction.  They may make it sound like all inductions are bad. The Truth Is There are some times when choosing an induction is good. There are sometimes when… Read More

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