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My VBAC Birth Story

After 6 months of trying to get pregnant, including one disappointing chemical pregnancy, I saw that beautiful pink line on the pregnancy test! I was pregnant, excited, and ready to begin my journey to a VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean).

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Subtle Baby Cues New Parents May Overlook

Subtle Baby Cues New Parents May Overlook

Baby cues can be as subtle as a yawn or quiver in their little lips. They can be quick, fleeting, and easy to miss or they can be persistent and unavoidable like crying.

The first two to four weeks seem to be the trickiest, as you are sleep deprived, and healing from birth. As a new mother I believe it took me at least two weeks to distinguish between the baby’s different squeaks, squalls, and cries.  However as time passes, you will get to know your baby and be able to predict their needs quickly and efficiently.

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Fertility is Not Just a Woman’s Issue:  Choices in Planning Your Conception

Fertility is Not Just a Woman’s Issue: Choices in Planning Your Conception

When couple’s choice to delay conception there is a correlation in a delay or decline in their fertility, making it harder to get pregnant.  Additionally having a baby later in life can increase the risk for pregnancy complications.   When planning lives or families, it’s important to know that women are half as fertile at age 30 as they were at 20. And 1/4 as fertile at 35 making them 1/8 as fertile at 40 than when they were 20.

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The purpose of this blog if to inspire families to better understand their choices and options as well as how their choices affect both the short term and long term well-being of the whole family. I hope you enjoy it!

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