When you walk into a laboring moms room at 7:30 am and smiles all around the room, you know it’s going to be a good day.
To say labor is a roller coaster of emotions would be a understatement. I’m not sure what to compare it to. Nurses often say it’s like running a marathon and the physical aspects certainly are. But goodness the emotions! There’s nothing else like it. I mean how many times in your life do you feel pain, excitement, frustration, joy and love all in the same day or same hour?
Kristen is a amazingly strong woman and with Brandon by her side she champed through labor and when changes needed to be made in her birth plan their whole family joined them in prayer. As her family circled around, joined hands and asked the Lord for protection and strength it was the most powerful thing to witness. It is my greatest pleasure to experience these intimate moments with my clients. They are my reason for everything.
Here is a look at what their journey with me has looked like….