Why I’m Skipping a Birth Plan

I have a *lot* of Google Docs, y'all. Spreadsheets for everything-- what to pack when we camp in the summer, spring, or fall (three separate lists, obviously); literally every dollar I've spent this week; a running inventory of the freezer and fridge, by category and number of servings; u-cut Christmas tree farms organized by driving … Continue reading Why I’m Skipping a Birth Plan

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Good Book: A Good Birth

This book gets it! Breaking open the false dichotomies of natural v technological, home v hospital, medical v normal, etc etc etc, and reframing with first person accounts of women’s needs in five key areas: agency, personal security, connectedness, respect, and knowledge. The book I’ve wanted every other book to be.