Category Archives: Birth Stories

Charlotte’s Birth Story :: Swedish Midwifery Ballard

Baby Charlotte surprised us all and came exactly 3 weeks early, just minutes after being deemed “full term” and a little more than 25 hours before my baby Pratt.  Elizabeth and I planned to give birth in the same hospital, with the same midwifery group, and with the same doula. It was a little surreal […]

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Birth Stories Q&A

  I get a lot of questions from potential clients as well as people just generally interested in Birth Photography. Here are the most popular asked and answered!    When do you arrive at the hospital/home/birth center? I like to try and arrive at the hospital when you are dilated to a 5 or 6. […]

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Watson’s Birth Story

The 3 days of being in California for this experience are somewhat a blur of no sleep, a lot of emotion, and spectacular moments.  Andrea is one of my dearest friends from college, and I was humbled and honored when she asked me to come and support her and her husband as their doula. Andrea […]

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Danner, Dana, and Becoming a Doula

Danner was born March 2nd, bright eyed and gorgeous. Yes his story has far less images to look at than any of the other birth stories I am honored to document, but that is beacause I wasn’t the photographer at his birth, I was honored and blessed to be the Doula. I’ve been keeping a […]

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Berklee’s Birth Story

Berklee February 25 6:42 am 8lbs 11oz 21 in   I love midnight deliveries. The hospital is quiet and empty, the lighting is dim and cozy, and the couple, staff, and visitors tend to seem a little more quiet and at peace. But I also love day deliveries, for all the exact opposite reasons. I […]

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