The grand entrance

Today the new one is eight days old. Jesus that went fast. She’s already gained like 5-6oz in three days; she’s gon’ be a fatty. I helped Marika give the baby her first bath in the Swova bowl, much like we used to bathe Zephyra when she was tiny, and … Continue Reading →


Zephyra’s Birth Video

A non-graphic video of my second home VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) to a baby girl, born June 2nd 2011 at 7lbs 14oz and 21″ long. 🙂 Contains a bit of nudity, but nothing graphic and no crowning shots. A bum crack and some boob but that’s about it! So … Continue Reading →


Yay it’s finally done! The birth story! That only took nearly two weeks… you’d think writing two hours worth of story would take far less than that, but you’d be wrong. Half-way through writing I got my birth pictures, which I’m happily adding in, so this entry also contains some … Continue Reading →


Jericho’s Birth, Part Three.

I’m not sure if this is part three or an epilogue, as it’s technically not part of the birth story. Still part of the initial experience, nonetheless. This story is written in three parts. Jericho’s original birth announcement, with photos, is [ here ]. [ Part One ] [ Part … Continue Reading →


Jericho’s Birth, Part Two

Part 2. This story is written in three parts. Jericho’s original birth announcement, with photos, is [ here ]. [ Part One ] [ Part Two ] is below. [ Part Three ]


Jericho’s birth, Part One

I’ve decided to write this in pieces. I can’t sit down and get it all out in one go. I can’t expect anyone to sit down and read it all in one go. I need to take breaks in between each section. There’s so much to tell. I need to … Continue Reading →