Birthing Baby Cole [Family Birth Story]

January 24, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

This Birth Story started with middle of the night contractions as so many birth stories do (my theory is babies like to get a head start with the whole waking their parents in the middle of the night!).  I met Crystal and her husband, Ben, at the hospital around 3am.  Crystal was monitored for a little while and it was determined she was not in labor.  She apologized profusely for the "false alarm" but I kept reminding her there was no reason to apologize.  Not only was I honored that as a fellow photographer she had asked me to photograph her birth, but I go into the job knowing full well that things don't usually go as planned or expected!

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