As a Nurse at a Birthing Center, there are a couple things that are repeatedly a surprise to first time moms.
You’ve labored for 24 hours with contractions every 5 minutes. You’ve danced through them, vocalized and released tension and you feel in control! ‘This baby is coming, and I’ve got this’, you think. As you continue laboring a slow haze of intensity sets in and the confidence you once had starts to waver. You look… Continue reading The “I Can’t Do It” Moment Of Childbirth