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Births don’t always go according to plan, but when they do, they’re amazing. Megan and Matt met their midwife at Tree of Life Birth Center in Encinitas to check the progress of the labor and the position of their baby. With every wave of contraction, they knew they didn’t have to wait much longer. They made their […]

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No matter how much you prepare, how many classes you take, or how many books you read, you’ll never know what labor feels like till you experience it. Because of that, you need the all love and support from the people around you, people cheering you on and encouraging you. You need a village, small […]

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One of the best parts about being a birth photographer is that I get to see the strength in women. I see them gather all their strength and work through waves of contractions. I see them release their fear and welcome the surges. I see their husbands or partners in loving amazement of what their partner […]

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This post I’m going to be doing a little different. Elizabeth wrote her own birth story on her blog Back Road Family and it’s so beautifully written – you can find it HERE. So I thought I’d share a little back story about how this birth team came together and then share some of my favorite […]

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On January 12th, I got a call around 10pm from Mari saying her water had just broke, she was 37 weeks and 1 day, and told me that they were heading to UCSD and would keep me updated when they found out what was going on. Having Mari be a first time mom I figured […]

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