Some news to share…

So, this is happening. Oops, we did it again. Ha! When we excitedly told some family members a while back that we were expecting a third baby, one of them said, “oh, and are we happy about this?’ I wasn’t quite sure how to answer that….what kind of question is that? YES OF COURSE WE ARE HAPPY ABOUT THIS!!! If you had asked me when … Continue reading Some news to share…

Backed Into a [Home Birth] Corner: the fiction of “due dates”

Most families who choose home birth for their baby’s birth make that choice after a traumatic experience during a hospital birth, which typically involves anything from loss of autonomy and control to abusive and coercive treatment from “care” providers. The majority of those mothers leave birth feeling as if they were backed into a corner with zero options aside from what hospital staff were “recommending”. … Continue reading Backed Into a [Home Birth] Corner: the fiction of “due dates”