My Birthing Philosophy

I believe birth is a beautiful, natural process and that women have freedom and choices! I see my role as healthcare provider to educate and encourage women along their journey towards a radiant beginning. From the actual physical miracle of new life developing within to the more subtle but equally as miraculous birth of a new mother (whether this is her first child or her fifth!), my goal is to equip you for the upcoming adventure.

I hope to encourage and educate in order to empower not only the couple but also the entire family. As the parents of the unborn child I believe your healthcare is your ultimate responsibility. I hope to partner together with you and look forward to your experiences. I believe prevention can go a long way toward avoiding certain outcomes or complications. I want you to be active in your care and communication about your desires. I will do my best in all circumstances, except where there is concern for the safety of mom/baby, to honor those requests.

While I cannot guarantee each couple who chooses to book with me will have an out-of-hospital birth, I believe everyone has a role to play, to the best of their abilities, to lend towards optimal outcomes. As a licensed midwife, I must follow state regulations that work as a frame to guide and protect. If your pregnancy should fall outside my realm of practice at any point, I will do my best to help you make alternative plans for the remainder of your pregnancy and birth. I will work to assist low risk clients in their journey throughout pregnancy, labor, delivery and the postpartum phase.

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My Radiant Beginnings32 ago
Part 2 of our series on transport (to a hospital for delivery) -- a real example of a case where transport went just as it should.
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Enjoyed my baby cuddles with this beautiful girl during her home visit yesterday afternoon! Isn’t she adorable?!?! ❤️
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Calling all soon-to-be dads! Truth Bomb Mom Kristina Kuzmic wants you to know how important it is for you to be at your wife's side when she's in labor! 🤰🍼 See more of Kristina here: http://littlethings.us/YAfu1Z)
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Beautiful birth to top off a memorable (SNOW) day!!! Happy Birthday to this cute 6# 7oz 19.5in baby girl! Fantastic birth and awesome family.
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