Posts filed under: Birth

Taylor’s First Baby: A Labor Story

One mom shares her first baby labor story to help others know what to expect with a first baby. She discusses anxiety, waiting, and managing family.... Read More

Birth Stories Roundup + How to Write Your Labor Story Before You Forget

Love reading other mom's birth stories and want to find more, or learn how to write your own? Do both of those things here! This article contains links to birth... Read More

Childbed Fever: The Epidemic Victorians Ignored

If women were dying in mass numbers in hospitals compared to home births–15 childbed hospital deaths for every 2 at home–wouldn’t you expect national, even international, outcry try to figure... Read More

Where to Give Birth Used to be a Life-or-Death Choice

Even With Medicine Where It Is Today, Childbirth is Risky Business I talked last week about maternal mortality in childbirth, a trend that is disturbingly on the rise in the... Read More