Hi! First I would like to say how wonderful I think it is that you are choosing to have your child at home! I had both my boys at home, well the oldest at home & the second in a jacuzzi tub at a popular hotel chain! Water-births are…"
I think we live near each other. I am about a mile from Stanley. I have had two homebirths. My first child and homebirth was my daughter, now 5 and my son last October. He is 9 months now. I am also a doula and have been to many births…"
"I am in the same boat, I guess. I am not pregnant yet, but would love to get more information on homebirth midwives in the Charlotte area as my husband and I are planning to conceive soon. I, too, saw the Business of Being Born recently (maybe the…"
I have some info that might help. I would be happy to talk to you by phone about your options. My email address is midwife AT carolinamaternity dot com. Send me your phone number and I will call you back.
--Leigh (one of the birth…"
"I had a homebirth with my third child this past January. It was my first homebirth. It was a great experience! I did not have maternity coverage and so I did not have a back up doctor. I did go to a family practice doctor early in my pregnancy and…"
I want to have a home birth with my next child. I'm trying to get some names of some midwives in the area. I live in Gaston county. Also, can some of you talk to me about your experience with having a homebirth and back up doctors and so forth. My husband and I saw The Business of Being Born recently and now my husband doesn't have quite as many reservations about it as he used to. So, we are looking at all of our options for where to birth our 2nd child. Also, did any of you have gestational…See More
I think we live near each other. I am about a mile from Stanley. I have had two homebirths. My first child and homebirth was my daughter, now 5 and my son last October. He is 9 months now. I am also a doula and have been to many births in all of the charlotte hospitals and to homebirths. I will be happy to speak to you. Maybe I can answer some of your questions.
Gosh, farming is hard work. We had a community garden and it is seriously labor intensive, but rewarding, if unpredictable. Do you own your own land or working/starting a co-op/CSA?
Are you planning to birth at home? We have a homebirth group. (see the menu tab at the top of the page). We are kinda close to your due date to decide now, lol. But, we have a bunch of ladies who've birthed at home.
Hope to meet you at one of the outings, but glad you are here online!
I've dealt with a few different illnesses. Maybe you can call me tomorrow and let me know what's going on. Or maybe send your number. Pat and I are going to a conference but will have some time on the drive there and later in…"
Hope you are doing well, its been a while since I've come to the group MNOs but hope to attend soon and see folks again. This is kind of a random favor/question, but I seem to have a sick chicken and wondered if you had any expertise…"
"Thanks, lots of great ideas we can try. (I am a new member on the yahoo group as of last week.) We also read some information elsewhere about treating with arnica, do you have any experience with that? DH used arnica pellets on Sunday for muscle…"
"We had two recent discussions about poison ivy relief on the yahoogroup with many options to consider. Plantain, witch hazel and Epsom salt baths seem to offer significant relief.
Are you already a member there?…"
So Maya Lynn decided to come Saturday afternon.After a long labor, but a REAL quick one push delivery she arrived Saturday September 12, 2009 at 5:09.She's 7lb. 11 oz. and 20 1/2" long.We came home Sunday afternoon and have all been doing really well.I will update with photos when I get time to download them.See More
If you observe some safety rules related to foods, kitchen and kitchen appliances, food poisoning will never occur.Most food poisioning effects on body clears up in a few days on its own as their duration is not for very long period. In the case of continued illnessseek medical advice. Children, elders, pregnant women and the personswho use antacids heavily are at more risk of getting food poisioning.The…See More