I didn't feel right, but nobody believed me. Well, my water broke in the wrong place. Here is my birth story of water breaking and lessons learned.
What’s more fascinating than reading birth stories? Maybe giving birth yourself… But reading sure is less painful ;-)Long before I gave birth, I remember surfing the Internet, reading all these fantastic birth diaries provided by new moms. We all have different experiences and/or expectations. Below you’ll find many uncensored, real birth stories of different kinds shared by moms.
What was it like to give birth to your child or children? What worked and what didn’t? Maybe you even have some tips for expecting moms? Please share your birth experiences through our contact form here. Immensely appreciated by other moms-to-be!
Birth Stories Shared by Our Readers
A young mom's premature, traumatic birth story. Preeclampsia, and a tough start for her baby. But all went well in the end!
I was young and has no idea what to expect. Here is my birth story from my very quick birth of my baby girl. It was painful but went well.
First time mom shares her experience of giving birth in a birthing tub at a birth center. Read her natural water birth story here!
This birth story is from a first-time mom who had a natural, easy birth. At least she thinks so, and her friends think she had a too easy childbirth!
I share my crazy birth story with doctors saying different thing over and over again and I finally had a c-section because my baby was too big!
Back labor, too quick, premature... Read about how this mom's three different births were - simply very different! And the 4th baby on the way!
My baby came some so quickly that I didn't have time for the epidural. But it was actually ok. I am happy that I had a quick labor! Here's my birth story.
My birth story with induced labor and pain relief. All finally went well, but took a very long time! My baby sure was in no hurry to be born!
My 1st pregnancy ended up with an emergency c-section with twins, and I was in deep trauma. Not sure I dare to get pregnant again. This is my birth story
Giving birth isn't always a wonderful experience. This mom shares her honest birth story - she felt it was the worst day in her life. (And it all went well)
I had a quick labor, but then the troubles started. Here is my birth story. I had severe complications and will probably never give birth vaginally again.