One Weird Mamma

Empowering Mothers to make the best choices for themselves and their families.

While Childbirth is often touted as full of fear and pain it doesn't have to be.

Explore the experiences of others who have had all sorts of things involved in their birth stories and find out some of the pleasures that are more common then you've heard.

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Recent Childbirth Articles

Brandi’s Cesarean Birth

Cesarean birth can be absolutely amazing and empowering for some women. I totally belive that if there was a baby inside you that came out, you gave birth! And some times we have to give up our ideal birth for the life saving one… here is one Mamma’s story.

Stages of Labor

What are the stages of labor? Do you know what to expect, how it will feel? And what you can do for each stage of labor? Here is what my Midwife told me before I went into labor

My Birth Story

My birth story is not exceptional, it is more common then you think. And my birth story does not contain massive amounts of pain either.

Positive Birth Stories for Every Woman

A collection of positive birth stories to empower your journey into motherhood, no mater your choices, or path let them lift you up with the excitment becoming a mother is all about.

Labor Pain Management

I believe that if you had an uncomplicated pregnancy, and are having an uncomplicated delivery it is possible to have a pain free birth. And here are some tips to help you do that.

What is a Postpartum Sitz Bath, and How to take one.

After a woman gives birth I belive she should have a very relaxing and pampered couple of weeks. However in this day and age most of us are expected to hit the ground running and at full tilt no less. One of the best ways to combat this and help speed up your recovery postpartum is with a sitz bath.

Share Your Birth Story

YES YOUR STORY MATTERS!  & YES I WOULD LOVE TO POST IT ON THIS SITE. I welcome all birth storys from women & their partners of all agesof all cultures…

How finding my “Happy Place” calmed my Panic Attacks…

Finding your happy place in the middle of a panic attack may not be the easiest thing in the world. But if you have a happy place before an attack strikes it can make it easier to handle. Here is how I found my happy place in the middle of giving birth.

Your Journey to Motherhood

Pregnancy is an exciting and wonderful time for any couple, and the new and joyful experiences we have as women is especially special.

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Often the focus of fear and pain childbirth may not be what you expect.  Find out my thoughts and share the experiences of others who have been there.

Recovering after having a baby can be fun and restful, even when you wake up every hour to feed your new little one...

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The art of breastfeeding is often misunderstood and frequently shamed.  These facts and stories will help you choose if breastfeeding is right for you and your little.

All Mammas need and deserve time and energy to take care of themselves.  Whether you are a stay-at-home, work-at-home, or work-out-of-the-home Mamma you are important, and need some time to take care of yourself just as much as you take care of your family around you.