Around 4 am my contractions got close together and stayed close together. 3 hours of active labor including pushing is intense! I pushed about 30 minutes with 4 full minutes of crowning!
She slipped out into the pool with her dad, brother, and sister observing at 7:11 am (cool time!). She broke a few records being born a week after her brother and sister in gestation and being more than a pound larger than them.
8lbs 5oz, didn't do length yet
Our internet went down for most the day! What bad timing!
In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you." Buddha
The grateful recipient of 3 home water births, 1 being an accidental UC.:
Now, please to send those labor vibes to me?
Kara, Chad, dd L(5) and ds E(3) and expecting baby E on Valetine's Day ~We are a home-birthing, baby-wearing, home-made, co-sleeping, no-vax, crafting(both of items and of magick!), green living and loving family in Southern NH