Monthly Archives: April 2011

The night sky was inky and the air was apple crisp on my checks. I was pacing. There was student midwife with me and she joined in. The room was ready, I had hastily gotten all the tasks done. So, now I was outside on the breezeway, pacing in the […]


Well, it has most definitely been an amazing year with women! I started my blog in May, but I had started catchin’ babies in April. As this anniversary has been approaching, I have been wondering what to do with this blog. I have loved keeping it, and am surprised (very […]

and Beyond

Wow, again, it seems hard to believe that I have reached this milestone! I have compiled a rough group of stats from these births, but I do have some disclaimers. First, these births are only the ones that I was able to “catch”. So, these do not include Mama’s that […]

Stats..the first 100!

All I can say is, WOW! I have reached a big milestone recently. I was blessed to catch baby #100! It seems somewhat surreal, but wonderful. I can realize how much I have learned and grown…I can also realize how much more I have to learn. Currently, I am in […]

A Milestone

Wow, how time does fly!! I must apologize for my long absence…and offer an explanation. While I was on the long path to midwifery, my dear husband was amazingly supportive…and actually my biggest cheerleader on those inevitable road bumps. He truly made it possible for me to complete the journey, […]