Tag Archives: Children at Birth

Happy 3rd Birthday to My Son Taivus – "Oh, That Was Good!"

March 26, 2009, I gave birth for the second time. You always hear that it’s the first baby who  comes after your due date.  My first baby was born at 38 weeks and 6 days of pregnancy, so I expected … Continue reading

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How To Be a Supportive Grandparent in Natural Childbirth

“Hi….I am a Grandparent and wondering about your suggestion for Grandparent involvement? Great website and thank you!”   My suggestion for grandparents is to ask questions. Understand what the couple’s goals are for their birth and offer support and encouragement.  … Continue reading

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Lessons from my birth

Watch more at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/your-birth-coach I wanted to share some of the things that could be learned from my birth video. Labor is an active process A woman in labor is not a passive vessel through which a baby emerges.  Labor is … Continue reading

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Should Siblings be Included in Birth?

People often have mixed reactions when they consider having older children at the birth of a new sibling.  There is concern that the child will need help during labor and mom and dad will not be in a position to … Continue reading

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Happy 5th Birthday to My Daughter Leilani

I have heard many women recount birth stories that start off just like mine and end in “so I had to have a c-section”.  The only difference between me and them is that I had the support, faith, knowledge, and … Continue reading

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Childbirth Broadcast Live Online

Natural Childbirth Broadcast Live Online: Discover How Beautiful and Easy Natural

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My Favorite Birth Video

This is one of my most favorite birth videos.  Mom is totally calm and silent. When I was pregnant with my second child, I

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My Second Natural Home Birth

You can hear the story of my second home birth and watch my labor and birth here. Birth Story Labor

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Home Birth Has Pros and Cons

July 2011 Article in the Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/health/la-he-home-births-20110711,0,7182324.story “In the hospital, there were seven medical students in the room when I was pushing my son out,” she said. “At home, it was a very quiet, slow experience, and the … Continue reading

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Twin Homebirth Video in Water

This is a very calm and intimate birth to twins. The mother was surrounded by a great birth support team and midwives who you can tell

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