Book Review and Give Away: Second Chance: A Mother’s Quest for a Natural Birth after a Cesarean

I was asked to do a review on the book Second Chance a mother’s experiences of 2 births.  Her first was a hospital planned vaginal birth turned to cesarean and the book included her quest to have a… Read More

Talia’s Mom Shares Her Thoughts on Hypnobabies

Hypnobabies was so helpful in my VBAC. I know it may sound silly to use hypnosis, but I feel like it made a big difference in my birth experience. I never intended (or even wanted) to have a… Read More

Inspiring VBAC – She’s Here!

4 AM ?!?! Wow, things were just moving right along! A little while later, I was resting between contractions and I started wondering if someone had turned off the pitocin again because I felt like several minutes had… Read More

Inspiring VBAC – Pitocin

Sat, 5/14/2011 – 40w5d About 12:10 AM, the nurse started my pitocin @ 2 milliunits. I was standing next to the bed when she did this (because sitting kept throwing off the monitors and, honestly, just wasn’t very… Read More

Inspiring VBAC – Part 1

I want to start this year with an amazing VBAC birth story, shared by a mom on the Hypnobabies Yahoo Group.  It is a few posts long, with great pictures.  Enjoy! Wed, 5/11/2011 – 40w2d I noticed that… Read More

VBA2C Mom tells Anesthesiologist to Bugger Off

I had been experiencing prodromal labor for 3-4weeks which was just taunting me because my OB had told me I wasn’t allowed to go past 40 weeks if I wanted an intervention free VBA2C. I had done everything possible… Read More

Baby Versus Turd – great VBAC story!

I absolutely loved reading this birth story about a mom who had 2 very different birth experiences. Her friend called her a “birth outlier” I also cannot have imagined 2 entirely different labors, as the first was a… Read More

Planned HBA3C turned UBA3C

Guest Post by Erin, a mom from the Hypnobabies Yahoo Group The HBA3C of Titus James (Home Birth after 3 Cesareans) You may need your BOP towards the end as my birth wasn’t completely comfortable, but I still… Read More

Baby Born Vaginally after 2 cesareans, 5 hours BEFORE Scheduled Cesarean!

This is a guest post by one of my doula clients, Shannon.  You may remember reading my version of her birth story, which spanned several posts.  It was just that good of a birth story!  First I told… Read More

VBAC – Vaginal Birth After Cesarean – my favorite posts

I am a VBACtivist (one who supports VBACs) I have had 2 VBACs. I love being a doula at VBACs. I have lots of posts about VBACs. Here are some of my favorites. Moms who made big sacrifices,… Read More

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