Ruby’s birth story

Ruby’s birth story

Editor’s Note: I wrote this about two days after Ruby was born, on June...

My story: the final chapter

My story: the final chapter

I think the biggest thing I learned about my birth experience is...

My story: chapter 12

My story: chapter 12

*This is pretty much the final chapter, although I will write one more post...

My story: chapter 11

My story: chapter 11

I was filled with so much peace at the hospital. I felt like every doctor and...

My story: chapter 10

My story: chapter 10

9:00 am – Hospital As you can see in the picture, I am still out of it....

My story: chapter 9

My story: chapter 9

Ugghh. This is the part I hate thinking about. Around 4 am I’m finally...

My story: chapter 8

My story: chapter 8

Ok so the reason I’m splitting all this up into chapters is because I...

My story: chapter 7

My story: chapter 7

Why does it always seem to happen at 3am? I suppose it’s better to have...

My story: chapter 6

My story: chapter 6

So where did I leave off in the story? Oh yeah, I thought that since I was...

My story: chapter 5

My story: chapter 5

I didn’t really think about the date we had set to get pregnant. I was...

My story: Chapter 4

My story: Chapter 4

After I finally surrendered to the decision to have a baby, it still took me a...

My story: Chapter 3

My story: Chapter 3

After I met my husband, things changed. Maybe things didn’t change, but...