In preparing for my homebirths, I started designing birth affirmation t-shirts, tank tops, and all sorts of products and apparel in order to give myself positive messages to focus on any moment a felt the weight of anxiety kick in. I made them for myself, husband, and even my entire birth team to wear if […]
In a foggy haze, I leaned my head back as I crouched on my knees and let out a long, deep moaning roar. I growled and grunted, instinctively urging my baby to be born into this world, begging that child to just come out and just be born already. At that point, it was five-something […]
It felt like a sunburn when I gave birth. Yes, that’s right. A sunburn inside of me and stretching like my body had never known before. And when it got more intense and I focused on what was happening, it was all familiar because of the perineal massages for birth and pelvic floor training I […]
As moms who have given birth, we all have a birth story, maybe even multiple birth stories. Each of them is different. Maybe we’re proud of them, maybe we’re ashamed of them. Either way, each birth story w have can minister to us as women. It can bring restorative healing to your soul. Your birth […]
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