John Madison IV’s Birth Story

I actually started having Braxton Hicks on a nightly basis on Saturday night, but they were subsiding in time for me to get a few hours sleep. My friend recommended kraft mac n cheese with A1 sauce as a labor inducer, so we tried that Sunday night. My husband/John and...

Indy’s Birth Story

To say that the birth of our son, Indy was highly anticipated would be understatement. I had a fairly uneventful pregnancy until my 32 week exam when I explained to Nicole that the contractions I had been experiencing had become more frequent. Upon exam she confirmed...

Noah’s Birth Story

Although I knew it was common for first time pregnancies to go past the estimated due date, waiting the 12 days for Noah to arrive felt like an eternity. When my due date came and went, I was still in good spirits, hoping he would arrive on his own, while we tried all...

Theo

Two words to describe my labor experience with my third child would be fast and furious. This is our second consecutive birth at the Birth Center, and third overall. It was a pregnancy much like the other two. I went around the estimated due date for the first two, so...

Lili’s Birth Story

My mom came from Israel four days before my due date. We didn’t want her to miss the birth, but since she was only able to stay for a month and we knew that first babies often arrive pass their due dates, we decided that four days are a safe bet. On Sunday morning,...