Birth Story – A Quick and Beautiful Homebirth

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Birth Story By: Emma Davies A Planned Homebith The morning I was 4 days over due I woke feeling uncomfortable, not contractions but just achy all over. I carried on with the day as usual. With 3 kids to care for I didn’t have time to sit and think. Jack my eldest is 10 and […]

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4 Things to be sure to consider when thinking about a Home Birth.

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I am glad that after 4 hospital births I was brave enough to try a homebirth. Granted my husband was a soldier in iraq at the time, just home long enough it seems to leave me a little present he wasn’t going to be home in time to catch at delivery. With all the brave […]

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Smell and Not Pheromones Possible Link to Breastfeeding Success

A new study is showing a link in Mice to the smell of the mother and not pheromones like previously thought in all mammals. You can read more by searching the internet or reading this article. Could this study on mice show that humans are much the same? Maybe. The study was done on mice […]

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Home birthing in Montana

In the state of Montana about 2 of every 100 births is said to take place at home with a midwife. Nationally the number has risen 30% from 2004 – 2009. The reasons for this are as plentiful as reasons to have a hospital birth. With it becoming more and more known that in a […]

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Pumpkin Births!

Source for this one is Lisa Goins from what I can tell. If you know different, please let me know! Blessed Birth Doula Services Made this one: Looking at these two photos can you see the difference? They make me giggle a bit because I have been in both positions and they are as different […]

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The battle to change Birth fears!

I am sharing information about my births in hopes it might help someone else. I am a mother of 4, surrogate mother of 2. I have given birth 6 times to 6 healthy children. I love pregnancy, birthing, babies, and helping. So maybe that is why I really value the women the last few years […]

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My world by numbers.

While baby number #4 for us is less than 2 months from being born, if her guess date holds up my days are filled with much higher numbers. For the past 6 weeks I have been watching what I eat and testing my blood sugars 4 times a day. This was very hard on the […]

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