Welcome to Birth Story Collections at The Promiseland Farm! If you would like to share your birth story, please email me at thepromiselandfarm[at]gmail.com
Miriam and Robert are from Texas. Miriam is a Stay-at-Home Mommy and Robert is an EMT.
They have a new puppy and are planning to start gardening next spring. Miriam is interested in natural green living, health through herbal remedies, cooking, sewing, as well as natural birth, raising children etc. Robert has started a jewelry making and repair business and is also interested in biblical teaching and evangelizing.
Married at 21 years old & pregnant 3 months later
Diet and supplements to help anemia and weight concerns
We planned a natural home birth with a Midwife
Contractions began one month before my due date
Water breaks at Wal-Mart
I was in labor and one day short of 36 weeks gestation
We delivered the baby ourselves!
Midwife arrives right after the baby is born!
Hemorrhaging and blacking out
Transferred to the hospital in an ambulance
Fainted and blacked out again – no strength to see our new baby, Anatel
Holding Anatel in the NICU for the first time
Anatel stayed in the NICU for two weeks
God is good!
PICTURE CREDITS: Robert and Miriam