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Birth of Trey

By |September 1st, 2015|

My mother’s day started out well. I woke up with my sweet girl curled between Pete and I and thoughts of my 9am race floated through my mind. I must admit I didn’t give D’s pending labour much thought. Who really has a baby on Mother’s Day?

I returned home from my race at 10am […]

Birth of Nora

By |April 1st, 2011|

Jessica had enjoyed a wonderful pregnancy full of activities of yoga, looking after and walking her dogs and eating well, while dutifully taking her lavender/nettle tincture.

She passed her suspected “due date” and was hoping to avoid an induction, so she opted to prepare her body by practising her hypnobirthing techniques she had learned in her […]

Birth of Esme

By |May 1st, 2009|

Little friend,

You’re Esmé now. You were born this morning at 8:08 am – very good fortune (all these eights). You had a full head of hair – a sign of vitality. Although unexpectedly early, your birth went very well.

Fortunately, earlier this week, your Vepa (grandfather) was here and helped me […]

Birth of Kaiva

By |February 1st, 2009|

3:30 am (Rolling around in bed.) Was that a dream or is Les in labour? Did she just call here or was that a dream? Get drink of water….back to bed. Mental note to call her in a.m.

7:00 am Awoken by milk thirsty toddler. Think of Les. Must remember […]

Birth of Dara

By |June 1st, 2008|

By 7pm I had received 3 calls from Jen with questions and concerns regarding what was going on with her body and her baby. I figured that I better get some sleep before this baby comes! With another call coming in at midnight Monday June 21st, you know there is going to be […]