Category Archives: childbirth

a beautiful beginning: shelby anne’s birth story.

What is it about babies being born in the middle of the night? In utero are they all, “Sweet! Mom JUST fell asleep, I’m breaking my bag of waters so she be even more tired as she labors me out all night long.” or “Mom, sleep? Overrated. Let’s get this party started and maybe you […]

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a beautiful beginning: levi james’s birth story.

If ever I was happy to be friends with clients on facebook, it would have been this last weekend. I shot a birth through friday night and had a jam packed saturday. As I hit the pillow around midnight on Saturday I said to Adam, “wouldn’t it be a cruel joke if God put our […]

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a beautiful beginning: Edith Lynn’s birth story.

Is it so strange for me to say, watching a woman labor so calmly and in control, even though you know she’s in the most intense pain EVER…makes me want to have another baby? No joke. As I crept into Shay’s delivery room just 25 minutes after I got the 2am confirmation call. “Shay’s ready […]

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