The Birth of Isaac, March 2012

Isaac at 6 days old
Dave and I welcomed our precious Isaac into our lives and into our hearts on 26 March after a long but mostly calm and positive birthing experience. Here's our birth story... After a week of pre-labour contractions, the mucous plug came away and strong and regular surges started in the wee hours on the 24 March (exactly 12 hours after my second acupuncture session - coincidence?!). The surges continued at 10 minutes apart for most of the day, so we stayed at home where I spent most of my time...