Birth Without the BS (Part 2)
What exactly are the benefits of having a baby the natural way? I talk about my experience and what I learned here.
During my 1st trimester, I kept looking forward to my 2nd. I knew that just around the corner was the end of my random nausea. Here’s what I LOVED about the 2nd trimester: 1) You get to see babe’s anatomy and find out sex (if you want to know). It was thrilling to see the brain hemisphere, spine, her arms and legs, her face develop, her bouncing around. You guessed it; we have a baby girl. 2) You’ll finally start to feel your baby move! This was huge for me. I first felt my
It was a long time before pregnancy and having a child felt right to me. For 36 years of my life, it wasn’t something I ever wanted. I didn’t even want baby dolls as a child. Then, at age 36, something changed. I started feeling that desire to have and raise a child with my loving husband. It no longer looked like something that would hold me back or completely change us or our lifestyle. It just started to feel right. Now that I am pregnant and almost to my 3rd trimester, I’