Birth Arlington Blog & Guest Writers


We believe that our stories become part of who we are and are a key piece of the birthing process. We will be hosting Honest Moms events for clients to come share their birth and anything motherhood stories with other moms who have birthed here. Together they will process the things that have affected them the most as they move into the new seasons of motherhood. With meetups like these, play dates, family events, and our private facebook group, we strive to provide our mothers with an opportunity to build community with other families who have shared similar experiences.

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Why choose Birth & Wellness Center of Arlington?

October 15, 2020

What makes you different than other providers? Why do I want to choose you? This question is hard for a person that avoids competition and confrontation. Hi my name is Meredith, founder of the Birth & Wellness Center, and I’m an enneagram 9w8. What that means is that the idea of me being involved in…

When Exhaustion Turns to Enjoyment

November 14, 2023

What happens when 5 families bring new life into the world at the same time? Well, a lot. There’s a lot that happens. For one – Exhaustion. The mamas who labored so hard and so well are exhausted after giving birth to their precious little ones. The Midwives and their assistants who were up, day…

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November 6, 2020

Around 3:30am on July 23rd, Max and I could not sleep that night and woke up early. I went to lay down on the couch which had become more comfortable than our bed in my late stage of pregnancy. Max was upstairs playing a video game. He came down at some point and asked me…

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Mikahela’s Birth Story

October 23, 2020

This is the story of the very first birth at BWCA. 3/8/2019 On a Friday afternoon, in the month of March, our family of 4 was forever changed because we welcomed to earth side our 2nd blessing from heaven. But that epic day did not come without a few days of me thinking baby was…

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Solomon’s Birth Story

October 20, 2020

The birth story of Solomon Baker, born 12/29/19 at 1:22pm After months of my body showing signs of getting ready and several false alarms I was forced to schedule a hospital induction. Nine long months of enthusiastic planning, painfully organizing our finances to make it work and hopes for a different experience from my hospital…