With the due date of my baby steadily creeping up. I’ve been inundated with checking things off my MUST DO/ MUST HAVE list. Found a pediatrician I’m in love with. Check. Been accumulating cloth diapers and accessories. Check. Secured a midwife and birthing center. Check. If you read my previous post Apparently Midwife is a Bad Word, then you know my husband CJ and I are planning to go as natural a route a possible with Baby Bean’s arrival. That means ideally there will be no hospitalization, doctors, forceps, vacuums, IV drips or needles i.e. EPIDURALS involved.
|I’ve had plenty of needles in my life for allergy shots and blood tests etc, but is that not the scariest thing you’ve ever seen?|
Now keep in mind this is my first kid- and I’m still a bit weary. I’m not gonna lie. Since I’ve not had the experience of (more…)