Category Archives: childbirth

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Happy birthday big boy! More coming soon for this special birth! Love, Melanie

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A Beautiful Beginning: Bridget Katherine’s Birth Story

This sweet little baby girl arrived between the holidays instead of after, like she was supposed to! Starting with a morning water break and a day full induction with little progress, we thought for sure sheโ€™d wait until morning to be born. I had only been home from the last birth a few hours and juuuust climbed […]

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A Beautiful Beginning {Keira Isabelle’s Birth Story.}

It’s officially a trend now for the Mertz births where Kelly is slow to progress then boom, she’s compete. Uh, we knew this was a thing. We talked about it being a thing. Then when she went from “she’s still 4cm” to a few minutes later, “actually, she’s complete and getting ready to push.” I […]

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welcome Isla Rose {Just Born}

The surprise of a little sister was so exciting for Avery and Finn! They were ridiculously cute and gentle with Isla as they continuously rubbed her “fuzzy” head and counted her teeny toes! They wanted her all to themselves and thrilled they get to keep her forever! Great news for Maria and Conor that they […]

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