Birth Stories

The Pregnancy and Birth of Asher Jase

Originally published in November 2007. Here it is, finally! The story of Asher’s pregnancy and birth. (Some details may be too much information for some, so be forewarned.) He’s a chubby four weeks old today, and we already can’t remember what life was like without him. He’s a blessing from God. If you already know… Continue reading The Pregnancy and Birth of Asher Jase

Birth Stories

Birth Story (1st draft)

(Originally published in March 2005. Long, and maybe a bit descriptive for some. Has not been edited for spelling and grammar, and was written by a tired mom to a newborn and toddler. Beware.) On Monday February 21, I had my first vaginal exam (37 weeks–I requested one) and was 50% effaced, 1 cm dilated,… Continue reading Birth Story (1st draft)