Category Archives: childbirth

a beautiful beginning: maxwell dean’s birth story.

Mel and I always say that one of the most beautiful things to witness is a natural laboring mama trusting her body to do what it was made to do. I have to add to that and say that it is almost equally as beautiful to see the dads (especially the first-timers) caring for the […]

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a beautiful beginning: ethan carter’s birth story.

Kylie was not due until Sept.7, so it definitely took me by surprise when I got a text from her late Friday night saying she had been having contractions all week! I was still on a high from all the anxiousness & excitement from Melanie’s birth that night, so I told Melanie it looks like […]

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Happy Birthday little speed demon! More of baby boy coming soon! This is Michelle signing admittance and “permission to deliver” papers AFTER delivery. Ya… Love, Melanie.

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