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 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...

A Boy! May 2016

May 13, 2016 8 pounds 12 ounces, 21.5 inches Let me begin by saying that this birth was absolutely beautiful and my son even more so.  My due date was Monday the 9th.  I was feeling good up until then and even afterward. I noticed that my mucus plug was passing little...