Aedan Avery: A Birth Story

Aedan Avery: A Birth Story

Ths story was written by Aedan’s mom, Sam, at a Common Roots Birth Story Workshop. Aedan Avery Pierce was born at 10:15 pm on Saturday, February 4, 2017 (Due date February 19, 2017) weighing in at 7lb 4oz and 18in long. Always Early I always had a hunch you...
Event: Common Roots Birth Story Workshop

Event: Common Roots Birth Story Workshop

Des Moines Birth Story Writing Workshop Have you seen the beautifully-crafted birth stories of other moms online and thought, “Yeesh, I really wish I had the time/writing abilities/effort/creativity to write my own story down!” Now you can! Take two hours...
Charlotte Rose: A Birth Story

Charlotte Rose: A Birth Story

Charlotte Rose Gugliano was born on October 28th, 2017 at 6lbs, 0oz, and 21 inches long. This story was penned by Charlotte’s mother Bethany, and you can read Charlotte’s big brother’s birth story here. A Pregnancy Following a Loss Charlotte’s birth story is much...
Resource Guide: Baby, Breastfeeding, & Blues

Resource Guide: Baby, Breastfeeding, & Blues

Resources for New & Expecting Parents on Newborn Care, Breastfeeding, & Postpartum This list was curated in partnership with and as a product of Angela Swieter’s class, Baby, Breastfeeding, & Blues for Busy Parents. I hope it will serve you well as a...