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...
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...
Cole Welton: A Birth Story

Cole Welton: A Birth Story

Our Cole Welton Gugliano was born at 7lbs 6.5 oz and 22’’ long. As my firstborn, he holds a very special place in my heart. He is loved and cherished deeply. His name means, “The people’s victor,” and we pray that he is a champion for others. Hurry Up & Wait: Bed...
How Hiring a Doula can Save you Money

How Hiring a Doula can Save you Money

How to Save Money on Labor & Childbirth Expenses: Hire a Doula! Spending more money on having a kid can feel unaffordable, but you may be surprised to hear that hiring a birth doula can actually save you money on your labor and birth costs. Using a doula to...
Zion Mack: A Birth Story

Zion Mack: A Birth Story

Zion Mack White was born at 10:37am, weighing 7lbs 9oz, 21″ in height, with a head circumference of 38.5cm. A Passed Due Date & The Start of a Three-Day Labor Zion’s due date, Sunday, October 25, came and went with only some Braxton Hicks contractions throughout...