Category Archives: childbirth

a beautiful beginning: Lyla Jeanne’s birth story.

Michele and Phil might be the cutest little couple ever. When Kel and I met with them, I had no idea it was THEM we were meeting with.  When Michele walked in, all teeny tiny with this cute little bump (she was about 35wks mind you), and behind her walked smiley happy, Phil.  I’m pretty […]

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a beautiful beginning: ainsley kay’s birth story.

Unlike big brother’s birth story, this was pretty uneventful, which is never a bad thing when speaking of birth. Sean and Karianne had Liam two years ago and went through hrs of frustrating labor only to get “stuck at 8cm” and end up in a c-section. He was a big boy, 9.14lbs. So this time […]

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3.6.12

happy birthday (not so) itty bitty baby girl! more coming soon! love, melanie

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a beautiful beginning: ethan joseph’s birth story.

Erin’s birth was absolutely amazing…so natural, so peaceful, so beautiful…just the way a birth should be!  Erin has had natural births in the past, but this was going to be her first home birth…the perfect way to welcome their 4th (and probably last) son into the world. After a couple of false alarms starting on […]

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