Click to view full sized picture

BIRTH STORIES BY MOMS

  • Abby's Homebirth
    A video of Abigal Monica's homebirth
    Read more..


  • Aiden's birth
    His birth was an awesome accomplishment for me...my first completely intervention-free birth
    Read more..


  • Amanda's Waterbirth Story
    Third Baby, First Waterbirth
    Read more..


  • Andrea's Waterbirth Story
    Second Daughter, Home Birth With Certified Nurse Midwife
    Read more..


  • Angelica's Birth
    My Birth Experience - Incredibly Empowered and Spiritually Moved.
    Read more..


  • Anita's Waterbirth Story
    Waterbirth in Russia
    Read more..


  • Asher's Birth
    Just shy of 10lbs. and not a Tear
    Read more..


  • Audrey Jean's Birth
    At home in water with a midwife
    Read more..


  • Baby Girl, A Footling Breech Birth at Home
    These pictures are of a planned breech homebirth. While unusual for a breech birth, the amniotic sac did not break during labor.
    Read more..


  • Bala's Birth
    Bala's Birth Began With Premature Rupture Of the Membranes(PROM)
    Read more..


  • Barbara H's Waterbirth Story
    Second Child, Hospital Birthing Center in a New Tub
    Read more..


  • Birth in an Airport with an Angel
    I am one of these women. I can entertain crowds of people with my birth tales. They have become legends on their own. The story I tell is the birth of one of my daughters.
    Read more..


  • Brenden's Birth
    Homebirth, Waterbirth, Midwife attended
    Read more..


  • Calvin's Birth
    After it all was over, my new little baby and I snuggled up and went to sleep.
    Read more..


  • Carlita's Birth
    Mum's fourth child - Carine is so pleased to birth her in water; at 4kg, Carlita is her biggest delivery too.
    Read more..


  • Charity's Waterbirth Story
    Sixth Baby in Water
    Read more..


  • David's Birth Story
    First Child Born at Home in Water
    Read more..


  • Dionna's Waterbirth Story
    First Baby in Water
    Read more..


  • Donni's Waterbirth Story
    Two Births at Home and in Water
    Read more..


  • Elizabeth Evan's Waterbirth Story
    Mother didn't want to leave the soothing water and so had a waterbirth
    Read more..


  • Emma's Breech Waterbirth Story
    Second Child's Birth
    Read more..


  • Eyeah's Waterbirth Story
    Planned Un-assisted, Water-birth, Lotus-birth, Spiritual-birth, at home (in our holy church)
    Read more..


  • Gayla's Story of Logan James' Waterbirth
    Empowering Experience as a Woman
    Read more..


  • Grace Ellen's birth
    Midwives promote healthy lifestyle and belief in myself
    Read more..


  • Grace Faerin Wildflower
    6 lbs 6.4 oz, Home Birth/Midwife/Water Birth
    Read more..


  • Gretchen D.'s Waterbirth Story
    Despite Untreatable Rh Sensitization
    Read more..


  • Hanna's Birth, 6lbs, 14 oz's.
    First Baby, Home Birth, Water Birth, Midwife Attended
    Read more..


  • Hawley's Waterbirth Story
    The Most Electrifying and Peaceful Moment of My Life
    Read more..


  • Hayden's birth
    Natural hospital birth with a midwife
    Read more..


  • Ines
    Ines Birth of a Baby Girl in Paris!
    Read more..


  • Isabella Luna’s Waterbirth Story
    Home Birth, Water Birth
    Read more..


  • Isabella's Waterbirth Story
    I had my last daughter Isabella in the water, and it was by far my favorite of all births.
    Read more..


  • James Liam
    I did it! Hospital, drug - free VBAC!!!
    Read more..


  • Jameson's Birth
    First child, Hospital water labor with Doctors and Doula
    Read more..


  • Jane's Birth
    Another birth without midwives!!!!!!
    Read more..


  • Jarred's Birth Story
    Home Birth/ Water Birth, Midwives in attendance, shoulder dystocia.
    Read more..


  • Jennifer Nicole's Birth
    HB, WB, all about the TUB
    Read more..


  • Jennifer Nicole’s Birth
    Our Water Birth Decision
    Read more..


  • Jeremy Kenneth's Waterbirth Story
    I will never again consider the hospital a place for a healthy woman to birth.
    Read more..


  • Jill's Birth Experience
    Polyhydramnios
    Read more..


  • Jillian's Birth
    Homebirth, Waterbirth, Number 5, Midwife attended.
    Read more..


  • Johnathan Arthur's Birth
    Home, Water Birth, 9 lbs 6 oz's, 2nd baby. Photos/Birth Story
    Read more..


  • Joshua's waterbirth story
    The water was bliss. Utter bliss.
    Read more..


  • Judah Darwin's Waterbirth Story
    It felt safe and natural. In between contractions we laughed, ate and drank. This was nothing like my other births.
    Read more..


  • Katie & Avery's Story
    Mulitple Stories of Births along with philosophy
    Read more..


  • Kerianne's Waterbirth Story
    A mother and baby who loved the water
    Read more..


  • Kierian's Waterbirth Story
    After a Week of False Labor
    Read more..


  • Kimberly's Waterbirth Story
    Leaning Over the Birth Ball - The Best Labor Position for Me.
    Read more..


  • Kyle's Birth at Home, Third Baby
    Kyle was born at home on September 11, 2001, weighing 7lbs 10oz.
    Read more..


  • Lakshmi's Story of 5 Waterbirths
    Birth Experience - Gentle and Easy
    Read more..


  • Leila & Sarah
    Twin Births at Home, Midwife Attended. Third and Fourth Babies, VBACs
    Read more..


  • Levi’s Birth
    Fourth Child, 8lb 4oz, Homebirth, First Waterbirth, Midwife attended
    Read more..


  • Logan's Waterbirth
    The Most Cherished Time in My Life as a Woman.
    Read more..


  • Lucas's Waterbirth Story
    The experiences of birthing my sons have left me in awe of the power of my body, the process from conception to birth, and the amazing love that one person can have for for another instantaneously.
    Read more..


  • Lynn’s Birth
    First Baby, Home Birth, Water Birth, Midwife Attended
    Read more..


  • Madeline Rose’s Birth
    8 lb’s 10 oz’s, Not what we expected
    Read more..


  • Madelyn¹s Home Birth Story
    Madelyn¹s Birth, fourth child, at home.
    Read more..


  • Maria's Birth
    Thank you to Gaia Midwifery!
    Read more..


  • Meaghan's Home Birth, Water Birth, VBAC
    Welcome to our homebirth, our waterbirth, our VBAC. Welcome to our blessing.... God is good......Be warned it's the WHOLE beauty of birth. Not for those who are not comfortable with this...
    Read more..


  • Miles Benjamin
    Help from midwives and my husband
    Read more..


  • Olivia Marie's Birth
    Second child, 9 lbs, Homebirth
    Read more..


  • Paola's Waterbirth Story
    Water - Miracle Recipe To Relax and Forget The Anxieties Of The World
    Read more..


  • Paula's Waterbirth Story
    Waterbirth let me be fully absorbed in my baby's birth
    Read more..


  • Paulo's Waterbirth Story
    It was a magical experience.
    Read more..


  • Psalm & Zoya's Birth
    Unassisted Homebirth of Twins, one Footling Breech!
    Read more..


  • Quinn's Birth Story
    Quinlan Boe Chase-Salerno's Birth Story: An Open Letter to My Daughter
    Read more..


  • Rachel's Birth
    Home Birth, Water Birth, Midwife Attended
    Read more..


  • River's Birth Story
    Warm Water Made the Pain So Much Easier To Handle and Was So Relaxing
    Read more..


  • Robin Elise Weiss, LCCE
    Brandon James Birth, Waterbirth, Oct. 10, '98
    Read more..


  • Rosemary Hannah Williams's Birth
    Birth At Sea, By Holly Knight
    Read more..


  • Rowan Gabriel’s Waterbirth Story
    Home Birth
    Read more..


  • Ruhiyyih's Waterbirth Story
    We Were Blessed With A Natural Birth
    Read more..


  • Sabrina's Birth
    Homebirth, Waterbirth, First Baby
    Read more..


  • Sage Liberty's Birth
    Third child, 8 #'s 9 oz's, Homebirth, Waterbirth, Midwife Attended
    Read more..


  • Shelley's HomeBirth Story in Water
    I never, ever saw myself as the sort of woman who'd have a homebirth, but after my first experience of labour - a miserable hospital birth - I knew something had to be different second time round.
    Read more..


  • Simeon Daniel's Waterbirth Story
    Homebirth, Waterbirth, Midwife attended, 9 lbs 2oz (see Dee's Story)
    Read more..


  • Sophia's Birth
    My Second Child in the Water
    Read more..


  • Spencer's Birth
    Fourth child, 7lbs, Homebirth, Unassisted Birth
    Read more..


  • Stefani Schultz 's Waterbirth Story
    Using Water in My Second Birth
    Read more..


  • Stella
    Alert and calm, even right after being born due to a natural birth
    Read more..


  • Talia's birth of Grace
    Home Birth, Midwife, Waterbirth, Premie Baby
    Read more..


  • Tamara's Birth
    This was written 3 hours after the big event!
    Read more..


  • Tammy's Story
    Jared's Waterbirth in South Africa
    Read more..


  • Tatyana's Birth
    First Child, 8lbs 6oz, Water Labor, Hospital Birth
    Read more..


  • Taylor Anthony's Birth
    My Dream of Water Birthing.
    Read more..


  • Terje's Waterbirth Story
    A Dream of a Birth!!
    Read more..


  • Tracy's VBAC
    The Most Memorable and Spiritual Moment of My Life
    Read more..


  • VBAC After Three Cesareans
    I Knew I Was Capable of Having a Natural Birth
    Read more..


  • Vickie's Waterbirth Story
    I Opted for a Home Birth Using a Birthing Pool
    Read more..


  • Video interview
    It's now 25 years since the first baby was born underwater in a bath tub in Australia. See an interview with the mother and her water-born daughter, now 25.
    Read more..


  • Water Birth
    Third Child, Home Birth, Water Birth, Midwife Assisted
    Read more..


  • Waterbirth Experience
    Carine has the kind of birth she wants
    Read more..


  • Wendy’s Waterbirth Story
    Our Home Waterbirth After Two Cesareans
    Read more..


  • Wonderful Birth
    A wonderful birth at home, after 3 hospital births
    Read more..


  • Your Baby Can Make a Splashy Entrance
    Water for pain managment of labor and delivery
    Read more..


  • Zachary and Amelia's Birth Story
    Twins , Birth Center, Waterbirth, with midwive
    Read more..


  212-222-4349   NYC, NY
Copyright © BirthBalance.com
Website designed by Natalie Jung
Site maintained by Nina Darbouze