nova’s birth story {part 2}

If you haven’t read the first half of Nova’s birth story, be sure to go back and check that out and then come back here for more. I left off with us heading down from our bedroom to leave for the hospital.  When we got down the flight of stairs, I decided on one more…

Hunter's birth story: part 2

Before heading onto part 2, catch up on part 1 of Hunter’s birth story. At 1am we arrived at the family birth center. I got hooked up to two monitors – one for my contractions, one for Hunter’s heart rate. A nurse checked and indeed my water had broken — we were there to stay.…

Hunter's birth story: part 1

It’s been 1 week now since Hunter was born. The week just flew by. My originally thought was to have his birth story posted right away, mainly so I wouldn’t forget anything. Well 1 week has passed and nothing has been forgotten, and I really don’t see myself forgetting any of it. It all started…