I am a quarter of a century old. 10 years ago, I made a post on Facebook asking my new high school friends to bring me a balloon in for my birthday! It was probably the most extravagant birthday I ever had haha. And you know what? Almost every friend who gave me a balloon … Continue reading Birthday Reflection
I can’t wait to catch up with you, hear your latest thoughts and see what cool projects you’re working on. Life has been so busy! I’m not sure how we got to the end of September, yet. Well it’s not technically the end and maybe I should still be sleeping. Because my birthday is actually … Continue reading Quick Hello, I Miss You
You want to work on something reaaaally badly but life keeps on interrupting you? Or life drains your energy so when the time comes around, you fall asleep instead of do the thing? Or time? What is that? There’s so much on the schedule! And your schedule is full of things that aren’t the passions … Continue reading How Does it Feel When…
That I Want to Share A few years ago, the phrase "Participation Experiment" crept into my mind and riddled my thoughts for awhile. For months I couldn't stop thinking about the Participation Experiment, yet, I had no idea what it was. It was just something that I felt I needed to incorporate in my life. … Continue reading Why My Life is a Science Experiment
I have been talking about Natural Birth for the last month and still have lots to share that I plan on bringing forward sometime in the future! For now, I am ready to touch on other topics for September, fall and the upcoming Holiday season. For more background on this topic and my experience you … Continue reading 10 Things I Would do Differently in Natural Birth
At a deeper level, it wasn't all that I dreamed up because there was a lot that I did not consider beforehand. Which is totally okay, this was my first rodeo and there were many lessons to learn. That's why I want to share the things I wish I knew before.
The sequence of events during my natural birth from an honest perspective. This is not the picture-perfect story but it considers other things you might expect during natural childbirth. I did not get the water birth experience I wanted but I did deliver a precious baby au naturale.
It has been a year and a half since I gave birth to my daughter. I announced I went natural but didn’t share much detail in a short post about called Labor of Love. Part of me tends to be private about personal and family things. The other part of me did not want to … Continue reading My Natural Birth Story (the Before)
After lots of research, I decided that natural birth was the right way for me to go! These are the reasons why I chose this birth plan.
A Quick Guide to Defining Natural Birth As noted, we will be discussing Natural Birth this month. To make these conversations easier, let's define Natural Birth by first explaining what it is NOT. ✗ Hospital Birth We are not going to consider hospital birth as natural birth, although you can have natural birth at a … Continue reading What is “Natural Birth?”