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Baby Samuel

Baby Samuel

Congrats to students and doula clients, Susan and David on a beautiful, but hard fought for (over 30 hour labor) at CDH.


Baby Mahee

Baby Mahee

A beautiful second daughter for a great couple, Sri and Sujani. I enjoyed working with them for the second time.


Baby Torsten

Baby Torsten

Congratulations to our friends, Heather and Steve on their beautiful home birth with Hillary Kieser, CNM.


Baby Teagan

Baby Teagan

Congrats to Kevin and Jeannie on their beautiful little girl, Teagan. Born with Dr. Pourtabib at Edward Hospital-- completely natural!


Baby Amalie

Baby Amalie

Congrats to Kelly and John on a beautiful, natural water birth with the midwives at West Suburban!


Baby Sylvia

Baby Sylvia

Toni and Jason welcomed their baby, Sylvia, at Central DuPage Hospital. Despite a long induction, these parents navigated their way through the system really well and had an amazing natural birth!


Baby Landyn

Baby Landyn

Karen and Cam are thrilled to have their son, Landyn into their arms at last.


Baby Simon

Baby Simon

Marina and Dustin had their 8 pound 1 ounce baby, Simon, after only a 6 hour labor.


Baby Joseph

Baby Joseph

Unfortunately, because of some problems, Joseph had to transfer to the NICU for a while, but the new parents are still thrilled about their natural birth after a 56 hour labor!!


Baby Franklin

Baby Franklin

Sarah and Erick have their second son- and do a great job!


Baby Sienna

Baby Sienna

Jen and Brian were thrilled with their 9 pound 3 ounce daughter, Sienna, born at Delnor Hospital with Dr. Drynan...a natural birth!


Baby Rian

Baby Rian

Randy and Jeanine proudly take this picture with their son, Rian Martin, my honorary nephew,...born at St. Rose Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Baby Hazel-Rose

Baby Hazel-Rose

Proud parents Dora and Mike relax and breastfeed Hazel just 15 minutes after her birth with Dr. Cannon at Central DuPage Hospital.


Baby Joshua

Baby Joshua

A home water birth with midwife, Diane Bajus, this 10 pound 6 ounce "little" guy was perfect.


Baby Cash

Baby Cash

Born in the front seat of their Honda Civic (no, it wasn't my fault), Cash is one great baby and parents Ginger and T.J. are blessed.


Baby Thomas

Baby Thomas

Mom, Dina, gets a first look at her beautiful son after a home water birth.


Baby Calise

Baby Calise

Big girl born to Shaina at Lincoln Park hospital after she risked out of her home birth plans...but she did great and still had a natural birth!


Baby Paiten

Baby Paiten

Beautiful baby girl born to Bradley students and doula clients of mine, Karen and Cameron in a home birth with Diane.


Baby Boris

Baby Boris

Mariya, Gleb, Baby and I after his birth at Rush Copley with midwife, Karen.


Baby Emilia

Baby Emilia

Kristan, Jim, and big sisters Sophia and Anya enjoy meeting Emilia, born in a beautiful home VBAC with Home First.


Baby Lucia

Baby Lucia

Congratulations to Olga and Gaspar on the birth of their beautiful little girl, Lucia. Lucia was born after a very long labor (start and stop for days- and I was with them for 32 hours!) It was worth it though- a VBAC at West Sub, with the midwives of Parteras.


Baby Adelyn

Baby Adelyn

Dena and I after the amazing home birth of Adelyn with Diane Bajus, CNM. Congratulations to Scott and Dena on the birth of their beautiful little girl!


Baby Lily

Baby Lily

Yes, that is mom up and walking around just over an hour after delivering her 7 pound 10 ounce little girl all natural with the midwives at Rush Copley! Congratulations Maria and Corey on your beautiful baby!


Baby Myna

Baby Myna

Congratulations to Sujani and Sri on a beautiful little girl, and a great natural birth with the midwives at St. Alexius.


Baby Lia

Baby Lia

Proud parents Cara and Brian and I with baby Lia, an hour after she was born...was she named after their favorite doula, Lisa, but just without the "s"?


Baby William

Baby William

Me with Carissa and Jamie after the birth of William, with the midwives at West Suburban in Oak Park- what a great natural water birth!


Baby Maggie

Baby Maggie

Just Maggie, her Mommy, Amy, and I after a great natural birth with the midwives at Rush Copley.


Baby Joseph

Baby Joseph

Corinn and Matt welcome their first son, Joseph Ariavon, aka "Ari" who was 8 pound 6 ounces and born in a natural water birth at West Suburban with midwife Gayle.


Baby Matthew

Baby Matthew

I now share my birthday with one of the cutest little boys around, Matthew Daniel. This is him having his first meal with mommy, Lidia and I.


Baby Liam

Baby Liam

Mom, Lisa and I are all smiles after she delivers a 9 pound 5 ounce baby, William "Liam" Elden in a beautiful natural water birth with the midwives at Rush Copley.


Baby Aparna

Baby Aparna

Parents Bijaya and Rajesh after the birth of their first daughter, which unfortunately didn't go quite as planned when she had a cesarean after a very long labor.


Baby Chloe

Baby Chloe

Mom, Kathy, with baby Chloe after a really fast natural birth...just a couple of days before military dad, Robert could be home.


Baby Theodore

Baby Theodore

Baby Teddy with his parents, Gretchen and Alex.


Baby Quinn

Baby Quinn

Quinn was born to Tom and Nichole, two of my Bradley students in wonderful natural birth!


Baby Joseph

Baby Joseph

Little guy of proud parents Heidi and E.J. just minutes old!


Baby D'Angelo

Baby D'Angelo

Great water birth for a VBAC mom- with a 10 pound baby! Proud parents were Alberto and Amber, two of my Bradley students.


Baby Joseph

Baby Joseph

Baby and his parents, Beth and Matt after an all natural delivery...no drugs!