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  1. I'm Pregnant
    I live in benewah county idaho and I am searching for a midwife. I want someone who will be very hands off durring the birthing process, and just let me do my thing without wanting to check me every ten minutes. Any recommendations would be amazing!
  2. Pregnancy & Birth
    This German mother of six gives new meaning to natural birth, as she shares a video of her unassisted home birth in her children's playground. Mothering viewers may not be as surprised as the rest of the world to read about Sarah Schmid. The 36-year-old mother of six is known for her extensive...
  3. Pregnancy & Birth
    When a woman knows her own strength, there is very little that can stop her. And some, like Hannah Hooper, pause to take a photo for the world to see. Hannah Hooper is no stranger to pregnancy and birth. Just shy of her 30th birthday, Hannah has welcomed six healthy children into the world. Her...
  4. Pregnancy & Birth
    Will all the pregnant ladies please stand up, please stand up? The birthing culture in the United States has perpetuated the idea that women should birth while lying flat on their backs. Sadly, this practice was greatly influenced by a man. According to some medical scholars, King Louis XIV, a...
  5. Other
    If you think you've heard it all when it comes to amazing birth stories, this one might just blow your mind. It's about a Nashville woman who gave birth all by herself in an Istanbul hotel room. Tia Savonne Freeman, a 22-year-old U.S. Air Force senior airman, was in "denial" about her...
  6. Unassisted Childbirth
    I've been dreaming of having this baby for at least the last 2 years, and the idea has always been the same, unassisted all the way. I've had too many doctors brush off my health and send me home with antibiotics. I keep a healthy natural lifestyle, and it hasn't included doctors or "pills" in...
  7. Birth Stories
    On the night of December 10th I started having irregular contractions that lead to nowhere. I went to bed and woke up on the morning of the 11th at 7:30am having contractions that were 15-20 minutes apart for several hours until they died off altogether around 2:30pm. Frustrated I decided to try...
  8. Unassisted Childbirth
    Pregnant again! Due may 1st ish. I've been in contact with a midwife but the more I think about it the more I want to do a UC again. I would like to see her for prenatal care just to apease family so its not a stressful nine months like last time and then when it's go time just stay home and...
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