Monthly Archives: March 2011

Birth of a new mother: Baby Niko’s Birth

This is the story of baby Niko’s birth as told by his mother… * * * * * * * * * * * The Birth Story of Niko Michael Jeras Born at home on August 27, 2010 Nearing my due date, as excited as I was, I tried to tell myself that I wouldn’t […]

Welcome, Baby Charlie!!

This is the birth of baby Charlie as told by his powerful mommy…..   * * * * * * * * * As I moved through my pregnancy, I reflected on my previous birth experience and decided it was time to make some decisions. When I gave birth to Jack is was an amazing […]


While I have told stories of some of the births I have attended…I also concede that I prefer to hear the personal story told by the family that experienced it! The following is just the first of birth stories to come – guest bloggers, if you will…..birth stories and pictures shared by clients of mine […]

Having an AWESOME hospital birth!

I worked as a doula doing mostly hospital births for many many years (around the range of 12 years). I saw many women go into the hospital wanting as natural of a birth as possible – and I saw some mothers come away triumphant and others come away defeated. While births are always unique and […]