My Youngest Daughter’s Homebirth

A bittersweet story on my youngest daughter’s 21st

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21 years ago today, my last daughter was born. She was daughter number five, and child number six. Like all her siblings before her, she was born at home.

A cold morning

It was still dark and hours before dawn when the contractions started. Frost covered the…