Planned Homebirth to Emergency C-Section: Part 3

Planned Homebirth to Emergency C-Section: Part 3

Read Part 1 HERE and Part 2 HERE to get caught up, if you missed them. In Part 2 I left off that the C-section went really well and baby Steele was a-ok! We were headed home! I stayed in the hospital for about 36 hours and then we were discharged to go home. (I could...
Planned Homebirth to Emergency C-Section: Part 2

Planned Homebirth to Emergency C-Section: Part 2

If you missed Part 1 of my daughter’s birth story, read it here to get caught up! Tuesday August 11th In Part 1, I left off when we were leaving to the hospital. The midwife thought there was meconium when she checked me for dilation and recommended we head to...
Postpartum Diastasis Recti Assessment #3

Postpartum Diastasis Recti Assessment #3

This is it! My third and final postpartum diastasis recti assessment. I’m now 8 weeks post-pregnancy. It’s funny…such a short time, but also feels like it’s been a lot longer, too. Like being pregnant was a lifetime ago, but I also know that my body...
Postpartum Diastasis Recti Assessment #2

Postpartum Diastasis Recti Assessment #2

I filmed my second postpartum diastasis recti assessment, so you can see exactly what’s happening so far. I did this check at 5-weeks postpartum. My first assessment was at 3-weeks postpartum. You can watch that video and read the recap of how things were doing...