Recently, I heard a story about a young mom who was looking to hire a photographer to document the birth of her first child. For medical reasons… Read more “In Solidarity with my C-Section Mamas”
When I found that April is C-Section Awareness Month, I knew that I needed to share my birthing story. In 2014 I had an emergency c-section with my firstborn . Consequently, I then had a planned c-section with my second born in 2016. Both experiences were like night and day. After my second one, I really thought that I was over the stigma around having c-section… but then I tried to write my story.
Four years ago today, a tiny baby boy with an incongruously long name made me a mommy.
So we all know that there are really two options when giving birth, right?? We either do it the “natural” way, which is vaginal, or we have… Read more “Vaginal Birth vs. C-Section: Which one is the “real” deal?”
Four years ago, I gave birth to my daughter via c-section after hours of painful labor and then hearing the dreaded phrase, “Failure to progress,” come out… Read more “My Empowered C-section”
Leading up to the birth of my daughter, I thought I had everything planned out. I chose a hospital birth, but one without meds. I would attempt… Read more “Managing regret”
This flyer is for the local (New London) rally taking place on Labor Day next week as part of a national event, the National Rally for Change,… Read more “New London, Labor Day: National Rally for Change!”