The Long Haul – A Unity Point Birth Story

pregnant art, 10101, watercolor, birth story, frombellytobirth.com

I was a typical first time mom, totally naïve about how labor and delivery would actually go. I worked right down the street from the hospital and my plan was for my water to break right after I finished my work for the day and I would just walk over to the hospital, push a couple of times, and the baby would be here. Continue reading

A Young Mom of Two Shares Both of Her Birth Stories – Part 2

Iowa Methodist Birth story, second time mom, family of 4

Our youngest, was born on a Thursday in May of 2011.  I was now 24 years old and this pregnancy was way different than my first.  Continue reading