Teia Joëlle

Without reservation, I present to you the raw, uncut story of our second home birth. On the eve of the 28th (my due date), against my OCD agenda, my hubs and I made love. Like clockwork (and I say this because this is exactly how things started with our previous home...

The Birth of Benaiah Michael

August 1, 2018 at 5:31am I was five days beyond my “due” date. I was pregnant with my fourth baby, and every one of them had been “late”. The July afternoon was warm but we needed to run some errands around town. We picked up feed for our animals, as I wanted to stock...

The Birth of Raela Jane

I was nervous. Really nervous. I didn’t want to go for the non-stress test (NST). At 42 weeks and 2 days, I didn’t want to hear that everything was fine with the baby and to just keep waiting patiently for labor to start. But I also didn’t want to find out my baby...