Pregnancy

Birth Stories: Not to Plan but Perfect

Birth Stories: Not to Plan but Perfect

French Mama Jennifer Poussin had planned for a hospital birth but her baby decided to do it the Dutch way and surprised her with a speedy home delivery. Here she shares her story and explains how her unplanned delivery worked out for the best. A Special Story A few...

Birth Stories: Birth at 28 Weeks

Courage and strength come in many forms. By sharing the story of her son’s birth at 28 weeks, Linda demonstrates her courage and strength while delivering a healthy (premature) baby boy. It was a normal Friday like any other. I was 26 weeks pregnant and expecting my...
Birth Stories: An Unexpected Turn of Events

Birth Stories: An Unexpected Turn of Events

An unexpected and eventful pregnancy ends with an unexpected surprise! This mama takes us along on her exciting journey as she brings her second child into the world.  An Unexpected Pregnancy December 5th 2011: Sinterklaas. I was late, but I’m never late,...
Birth Stories: An Unexpected Home Delivery

Birth Stories: An Unexpected Home Delivery

Queens Day – the biggest party of the year in The Netherlands and the day when the city of Amsterdam goes crazy. Not an ideal time to go into labour then… Hi, my name is Ruth and I had a home birth. Before you start thinking of me as a granola-eating,...