Avery’s Birth Story

Birth story

The reason I started blogging was to share my birth story with other moms.  I felt compelled to talk about Ryley’s birth after a 32 hour labor.  Two years later, I havent told Avery’s birth story.  [Poor second child.]  Its completely different from his sisters, just like their personalities now. I found out I was… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Tygre’s Story!

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Thank you Kelley for putting together these precious moments!  I enjoy reading about the adventures of these cute kids and their mommies.  I’m a mommy of two little goobers, but I am so happy to be sharing our daughter’s birth story.   Our daughter, Maevri Kate, made an early entrance into the world…   It… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Paige’s Story!

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Hi, I’m Paige from The Crunchy Mamacita and The Sweet Spot. This is the story of my homebirth after 2 cesareans. You can also watch my video here.  I don’t know when to say it really started so I’ll just start with Monday. Monday my Braxton Hicks contractions were a little stronger than normal. I… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Rachel’s Story!

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Hi, I’m Rachel and you can find me blogging about my juicing adventures at underjuiced.blogspot.com.  I am so grateful to Kelley for allowing me to share my 4th baby’s birth story.  It’s been great reading everyone else’s stories, and I feel privileged being part of this series. The news of baby number four came as… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Erin’s Story!

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Hello everyone, I am ErinLee, a wife of 8 years and a mother of 2 little boys; Wyatt Daniel and Mason Rivers.  I blog over at the Blue Mason Jar.  Both of my pregnancies had their moments of excitement, but after having Mason I would have to say that my pregnancy with Wyatt was fairly… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Tonii’s Story!

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Hello everyone, and thank you SO much to Kelley for having me! My name is Tonii and I blog over at Blue Skies Ahead. I am a wife to one handsome husband, mother of 4 loud and crazy adorable kiddos, lover of crafting and teaching, and perfect at none of it I am so thrilled… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – Anitra’s Story!

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Hi everyone.  My name is Anitra and my blog is It’s me, aniC, but I have been all but neglecting it while I blog at the Milan Maternity blog.  I have loved reading everyone’s birth stories (reading birth stories is one of my obsessions) and I’m happy to share mine with you. I feel like before… Continue Reading…

Labor of Love – My Story!

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So I started this blog because of my personal experiences.  I have two beautiful children, a daughter and a newborn son.  My first was born February 2010 quickly followed by my second April 2011.  I have wanted children for as long as I can remember and was beyond excited when a few weeks after I got… Continue Reading…

New! Introducing the Mommy Panel!

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Big news, friends!  I am starting a Mommy Panel!  I know you’re asking yourself.. what is this super awesome ‘Mommy Panel’ thing?  Its just a group of moms sharing their thoughts, opinions and experiences on babies, toddlers and kids.  Every week we will have a new topic and the Mommy Panel will give their feedback… Continue Reading…

My personal experience (Part 1)

Name: Kelley GrantBaby: Ryley, daughter, 7 pounds 12 ounces, 20 inchesBorn: February 26, 2010 at 11:37 pmLength of labor: about 30 hours My labor story:So Im starting this blog because of my personal experiences.  I have two beautiful children, a daughter and a newborn son.  My first was born February 2010 quickly followed by my second… Continue Reading…