Pregnancy and Birth

Birth Story of Xanthie

Birth Story of Xanthie

Birth Story of Xanthie (pronounced Zan-thee) August 5th, 2013 7 lbs 12 oz and 20 in I think Xanthie was trying to outdo her sister, but didn’t quite make it! Aisling was 10 days late, but Xanthie didn’t quite make it that long. She arrived 7 days after her due date. In this home, the(…)

It’s a Girl!

It’s a Girl!

It’s a GIRL!!!!   Xanthie Ann Mintz was born today! (pronounced Zan-thee) August 5th, 2013 8:36am 7lbs 12 oz 20in long It was a quick labor and a water birth at home! I will post her birth story in the next few days, for those who are interested!!!!

Birth Story of Koa

Birth Story of Koa

  Birth Story for Koa Tonchi’s story was last week, and this week will be dedicated to Koa!  Tonchi was only 18 months old when Koa was born.  We were certainly surprised by his pregnancy, but it was a fantastic surprise.  These two boys play well together have always shared a room and don’t know(…)

Birth Story of Tonchi

Birth Story of Tonchi

  I’m falling a bit behind finding new and inspiring recipes. Now that it’s hot and full summer I don’t really want to be in a hot kitchen with no AC standing over the stove at 37 weeks pregnant. So I’m going to take a recipe hiatus for 3-4 weeks and post the birth stories(…)

Miscarriage

Miscarriage

A few weeks back I made mention of being 7 weeks pregnant.  And I was… but I’m not anymore.   It was a few weeks back, but only now do I feel like I’ve had enough healing that I can post about it.  It was quite unexpected since I hadn’t had any problems with my previous pregnancies. But then again,(…)