So we're expecting baby number 2! I'll wait a minute to give you all a few minutes to run around the room in excitement... When I'm pregnant, I'm sick... and I mean REALLY REALLY sick. I feel kind of like...
"You have great birthing hips!" "Excuse me?  What am I, a cow? Nevermind.  What would you like to order?" No, this was not an exchange of words between my doctor and I, but between me, as a 17-year-old waitress, and one...

Anna: My Birth Story

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I always knew I wanted to be a mother.  When I was little, I told my mom that I wanted to have enough children to fill up a school bus.  And with a three, two and 9 month old,...
The Bradley Method is a natural childbirth option that educates both the mother and the father over a twelve week time frame. So for one day each week, my husband and I attended classes at our instructor's home and...
No, I have never written down Noah's birth story until now. Yes, I do replay it over and over again in my head. My husband and I were married young - how young you wonder? Like 17 & 18 years...
When I was about thirteen years old, I pretty much threw out the idea of wanting children of my own.  I was never one to volunteer to babysit and I basically didn't even know what to do with kids....
This is my husband Steven. We met in college a long long time ago. We always ran around in similar groups but had very little interaction with each other. In fact, we both have pictures of each other in college...
My husband, Matt, and I got married in the summer of 2006 while we were still in college. In fact, I had only been 20 for a few weeks before we tied the knot. Looking back, we were so...

Katie: My Birth Story

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When my husband and I found out we were pregnant, we were excited; we were happy. When we found out it was a girl, things started feeling a little more real and exciting. We could finally stop saying "it"...
**This week in April is National Infertility Awareness Week.  We are mindful of those women who are struggling to get pregnant. Read one local mom's story who is brave enough to share the major ups and downs of her pregnancy...
**April is Multiple Birth Awareness Month. Multiples of America is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families of multiple birth children through education, research, and networking. In partnering with local support groups, health care providers, researchers, and educators, and with the...
I've always loved organization. Although, I don't always have the cleanest house, my heart skips a beat when I get the chance to reorganize my pantry or when my medicine cabinet gets an overhaul. When I was growing up,...

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Every September, America pauses to remember Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. For many people, however, this month goes by with little notice. Let’s face it:...