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On May 12, 2012, my friend and fellow Bradley Method instructor, Rachel, had her second baby at home in water. An hour after I arrived, Levi Harris arrived at 8:49pm, weighing 8pounds 7ounces. It was a beautiful birth attended by one of San Diego’s finest home birth midwives, Michelle Freund. Big sister Galilee was very […]

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I had the pleasure of going back to visit one of my home birth families. This time to capture the last day mama’s parents were visiting from out of town. The weather threatened to foil our plan, but we succeeded in capturing both sides of grandparents. This is such a sweet family! We had music […]

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Remember the adorable “E” Family? Their new bundle of joy has arrived. Surprise, another precious baby girl! This mama was spectacular. She trusted her instincts and had the most amazing home birth surrounded by people who love and support her. I was the doula and birth photographer {lucky me!}. I got the call at 8:20pm […]

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I am so grateful for midwives and home birth. It is safe and the best option for most healthy mothers who chose to birth naturally. However, I am also grateful for medical intervention in that a small percentage of the time it is medically necessary. This birth was a planned home birth and medically necessary […]

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