My dh didn't catch- he was behind me at the time. Our plan was to have him catch if he could and wanted to... lol. pretty loose plan. There's not really a wrong way- don't let the baby fall on the floor- ya know?
Originally Posted by scatterbrainedmom
i wanted him to, but he thought it was gross :-(. The midwife caught him, i was so exhausted that when he came out i just went limp and could barely move my arms.
Originally Posted by faithhopelove
Hubby was behind my head for my 1st homebirth. I had a bad tear that required 250 stitches after, so dh didn't want to be down there anyway. Midwife caught him. For my UC... I was on all fours and dh caught her.