Who Is Afraid Of A Big Bad Birth?

For some strange reason our culture loves to encourage women to be afraid of birth.   Just take a look at how the media portrays it. On the television, a woman’s water breaks and suddenly she clutches her abdomen, and screams in pain. In the next shot she is being wheeled into…

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Enough With The Birth Horror Stories!

Enough With The Birth Horror Stories title

It doesn’t matter how far along you are in your pregnancy, for some reason people feel the unquenchable need to tell you birth horror stories.   You hear them from friends, family members, even strangers, and they come in many varieties… “Oh you better get that epidural, I labored for 2…

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