Tag Archives: emotional

Birth

Dear Baby E, I woke up crampy and tired the morning I went into labor with you. Sleep had been interrupted for weeks and our five year old IKEA mattress was not doing my back any favors. I tried to … Continue reading

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Hitting my stride/Flying solo

Yesterday, the training wheels came off.  During my first 90 days with my clinic, I work with another provider. I chart under their name, they’re right outside waiting for me in case I have any questions. They’re there to pick … Continue reading

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The Emotional Labor of Birth

I had an exhausting week. Most of the time I complain that I never get called on my call shifts, but after five straight days of driving down to the hospital at all hours of the day and night, and … Continue reading

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