natural birth

  • 30-day-blogging-challenge

    Day 5: Your Proudest Moment

    Dena November 5, 2013

    Finally an easy one, the proudest moment of my life took place on — May 7, 2013 at 5:43 a.m. — when Roman James entered the world. I was proud because I brought a life into the world but I was also proud because I did something that so many people told me (or implied) that I could not do: I gave birth naturally. Even before we got pregnant, Matthew…

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  • Our Birth Story

    Dena May 20, 2013

    On Sunday, May 5th, I started having light contractions. I had my weekly obgyn visit scheduled for Tuesday, the 7th, but with all the signs, I figured I had better go in on Monday “just to be safe.” As it turned out, I was almost…

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