Join Date: Aug 2006
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I know that I am willing to listen to my dh's concerns about a homebirth vs hospital birth for a few reasons. Primarily, he feels very strongly about it, more strongly than I do. It is his birthing experience too (even if I am the one doing all the work) and I don't want him to be scared out of his mind and on edge the whole time. Whatever the setting is, I want us both to be comfortable. I would probably be more comfortable at home, but not if he is nervous, kwim? We are partners, and we make compromises as part of our marriage. I'm sure if I cared more than he did or if he didnt' have feelings of abject terror at the thought of a homebirth he would agree to one. That is why I would like to try and get him to change his mind but if he doesn't that is fine by me too. It probably doesn't help that the only 2 people we know who have planned a homebirth have either ended up in the hospital for a C and I had a complicated birth with our first.
|57 members and 20,919 guests|
|Abha , AMG , averysmomma05 , Bearsmom , coconotcoco , DahliaRW , Deborah , DetroitMom , emmy526 , EMRguy , EzEternal , girlspn , Janeen0225 , JHardy , justmama , KamilaRose , Libby Hodge , LibraSun , lilmissgiggles , LiLStar , lisak1234 , mama24-7 , marsupial-mom , mckittre , meghanmetz , mintapatalk , Mirzam , moominmamma , MurakamiFan , MylittleTiger , NaturallyKait , oaksie68 , oldsmom , Pixy Andersson , pokeyac , redsally , RollerCoasterMama , rubelin , samaxtics , sarrahlnorris , SavvyKay20 , SchoolmarmDE , sciencemum , serenbat , shanna-cat , shantimama , siennaflower , Sojourner , stephalittle , SweetSilver , tifga , zebra15 , zoeyzoo|
|Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.|