The Home Birth of Cypress Dale

Once I got in the tub my contractions kept getting more intense. I had a contraction and felt grunty and pushy. I grunted with a contraction and it scared me cause *I* was not doing the grunting… my body was! How I could make noises and my body “push” when I didn’t tell it to. My body KNEW what to do. Read the full birth story at

Story submitted by Nicole Petermans