Created with Sketch.
35 minutes | Oct 5, 2021
What I Wish I Would've Known As a First-Time Mom
What do you wish you knew as a first time mom? Bethany and her mom, Amy, share the things that shocked them about becoming a mom for the first time, and what they wish they would have known before having their first child. MEET AMY HERE: on her blog, on Instagram, or Facebook. MEET BETHANY HERE: on her blog, on Instagram or Facebook. LISTEN TO THE SWEET AS LOVE PODCAST HERE Find the VBAC Babes show notes on our website here! Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram
47 minutes | Sep 6, 2021
VBAC in a Moving Car with Emily Geller
In today's episode, Emily Geller is on the show telling her birth story that took place in a moving car! Emily's story has gone viral, and has been featured on many major news outlets in the past year. In this episode, she reveals several pieces of the story that she hasn't shared anywhere else. This is a must listen! Find the show notes on our website here! Connect with Emily on Instagram here. Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram
32 minutes | Jul 12, 2021
Expecting and Empowered Interview: How to Prepare Your Body for a VBAC
In today's episode, Krystle Howald (the co-owner of Expecting and Empowered) is on the show sharing her tips for healing from a C-section, preparing your body for a VBAC, and her best advice for VBAC mamas. Find the show notes on our website here! Connect with Krystle on Instagram here. Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram
31 minutes | Apr 28, 2021
BMI, Uterine Fibroid, and Race as Perceived Barriers to a VBAC
Teara is on the show today sharing her VBAC birth story! In this episode, Teara shares her experience fighting for, and getting, her VBAC, and explores the topics of uterine fibroids, race, and BMI in pregnancy. Find Teara on Instagram here! Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
15 minutes | Feb 8, 2021
The Best Books to Read to Prep for Your VBAC
Today I am going to share with you my favorite and least favorite books to read to prepare for your VBAC! The Healthy Pregnancy Book The Mama Natural Week-by-Week Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth Birth Without Fear: The Judgment-Free Guide to Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy, Birth, and Postpartum Ina May's Guide to Childbirth Birthing from Within: An Extra-Ordinary Guide to Childbirth Preparation Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
14 minutes | Feb 1, 2021
Hey VBAC Babes, exciting news: I'm pregnant! In this episode, I share what I am planning to do the same, and what I'm planning on doing differently for this second VBAC journey. I am also sharing my hopes and dreams for how this second VBAC will go as well as my prediction for whether this baby is a boy or a girl. Listen to my first VBAC story here! Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
39 minutes | Jan 24, 2021
Home Birth VBAC in Brazil
Today we have Daphne Couri on the show, sharing her home birth VBAC from Brazil! Daphne had a C-section with her first, and that spurred her on to become a doula. After becoming a doula, she still longed to experience a natural birth. With her second baby, she was able to do just that, and enjoy the benefits of birthing at home. Listen in as Daphne explains how home birth is viewed in Brazil, the specific team that helped her succeed, and the advice she has for other VBAC mamas. Connect with Daphne on Instagram. Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
45 minutes | Nov 23, 2020
10 lb VBAC Baby After Small Pelvis Diagnosis
After her C-section, Anna was told by her doctor that she had an android pelvis, and it would be impossible for her to ever have a vaginal delivery. This didn't sit right with Anna, and led her to research and interview several midwives. About halfway through her second pregnancy, she left her OB, and transferred her care to a midwife. Listen in on her victorious VBAC birth story! Brave Beautiful Birth: Trusting God Through VBAC by Jamie Schrock GentleBirth App Three Sisters Spinning Babies Technique Connect with Anna on Instagram Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
21 minutes | Nov 16, 2020
Pregnancy During COVID and Two VBAC Birth Stories
Adrianne Thompson is on the show today telling her two VBAC birth stories. Adrianne, also, shares what it was like being pregnant during the pandemic, and about her postpartum journey. Connect with Adrianne on her page, Excruciatingly Beautiful on Facebook or Instagram. Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
33 minutes | Nov 9, 2020
Twin C-section, Healing VBAC, and Postpartum Depression
Leslie Froelich is on the show today to share her story of being on bedrest for months leading up to her twin C-section, losing her daughter, her struggle with postpartum depression, and her VBAC birth story. She also shares how women can identify that they, too, are struggling with postpartum depression or anxiety, and where they can find help and support. POEM-Mental Health for Moms Find your local ICAN chapter here. The C-section Strong blog Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group! Edited and produced by Bethany Lotulelei
33 minutes | Oct 25, 2020
Planned C-Section, Epidural VBAC, Natural VBAC, and Elective C-Section
In this episode, Brittany shares her four birth stories including her twin breech C-section, her 60 hour epidural VBAC, her 11 hour natural VBAC, and then her elective C-section after a stalled labor. Brittany also shares her advice for other VBAC mamas, and why she thinks doulas are so incredibly important! Find Brittany on Facebook, or on her blog! Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group!
27 minutes | Oct 17, 2020
Victorious Hospital VBA2C and Traveling to Find a Supportive Provider
After having two C-sections, Kara was determined to have a VBA2C with her third baby. But there wasn't a doctor in the Des Moines area who would to support her. She ended up having to drive four hours, round trip, for her prenatal appointments and birth. But in the end, she got her victorious VBA2C! Connect with Kara on Instagram or on her website. Follow VBAC Babes on Instagram or join our private Facebook group!
38 minutes | Oct 11, 2020
My Successful VBAC Induction Story
Today I am sharing my successful VBAC induction birth story! In this episode, you'll learn why I had to have a c-section with my first baby, why I was so desperate to have a VBAC, and what I did to prepare for a successful VBAC. Follow the VBAC Babes Instagram account for daily encouragement. Join our private Facebook group! Join the VBAC Babes Community here to meet other VBAC mamas!
9 minutes | Oct 4, 2020
Welcome to the VBAC Babes Podcast!
Was your first birth traumatic, and overwhelming. Do you sometimes wonder if you have what it takes to have a VBAC? This podcast was created to provide a community to cheer you on in your journey from VBAC hopeful to VBAC success. We are going to debunk the myths, quiet the naysayers, and equip you with everything you need for a healing, empowering birth. In this episode, I share why I am starting this podcast, what types of episodes to expect in the future, and invite you to join our private VBAC Babes community. Follow the VBAC Babes Instagram account for daily encouragement. Join the VBAC Babes Community here to meet other VBAC mamas!
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2021