Should I have a Home Birth?

Bringing a child into the world is a monumental journey, and the choices you make along the way can significantly impact your experience. One of the most important decisions expecting parents face is where to give birth. While hospitals have traditionally been the default choice, home birth has been gaining popularity as a viable alternative. … Read more

I Had a Pain-Free Labor (My Birth Story)

On February 12 2023 I went into labor. My labor experience is much different from most, as I had my second born at home without the use of medication, and almost transferred to the hospital due to maternal fever.  Contractions started very early Saturday morning, and they were more intense than the Braxton Hicks contractions … Read more

Do You Need a Birth Plan?

The answer is yes. I believe your customized birth plan is one of the most important things to pack in your hospital bag. No, it is not required by hospitals to have one, although it can’t hurt to have one. In many ways it might even be helpful. What is a Birth Plan? A birth … Read more