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Bring Birth Home | Kaitlin’s Home Birth Photos

30 Comments 16 July 2011

Kaitlin Rose, creator of Bring Birth Home, gave birth to second child, son Lucan Frederick Walker at home in water on June 30th, 2011 at 4:50 am. He weighed 8 lbs. 2 oz and measured 21 inches long.┬áThese are the photos of Kaitlin’s home birth.


Lucan, one week old



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  1. robin says:

    beautiful. beautiful. was the placenta consumed raw? how is the smoothie so pink!! recipe please :) hehe

  2. Shannon says:

    Absolutely beautiful. What an amazing experience for the entire family. Well done, Kaitlin! Lucan is such a gorgeous little man.

  3. Kate Nolan says:

    I am speechless..BEAUTIFUL!

  4. Beth says:

    congrats again and thank you so much for posting these! :)

  5. Grace says:

    Simply beautiful Kaitlin! Thank you for posting these amazing photos to show women everywhere how beautiful and normal birth truly can be! Congratulations to you and yours, Lucan is such a cutie patootie! <3

  6. Amanda says:

    Thank you so much for sharing. What wonderful pictures. Congratulations and enjoy your little Lucan. :)

  7. Javana says:

    yay! love it,

  8. Tarraguna says:

    Congrats! Thanks for sharing the pictures. We had a homebirth with our baby (3/2010) and understand the awesomeness.
    Big fan of your site.

  9. Ariel says:

    So beautiful! Thank you for sharing!

  10. Anna Nel says:

    Wow! Amazing photos! What an awesome experience. Beautiful to have your daughter involved like that as well. Congratulations to you and your gorgeous family. xxx

  11. Pascale says:

    I am so happy for you and your family :* It looks like a perfect life moment. Reminiscence…*sigh*

  12. Rachel says:

    so beautiful, congrats and thanks for sharing.

  13. irma mcnulty says:

    Beautiful pictures. I have no more words I can think of. Oh ya, AWESOME

  14. Patti McNulty says:

    Gorgeous photos Katie. It was an honor to be a part of that beautiful night. You are amazing.

  15. Ana says:

    Absolutely breathtaking. Thank you so much for sharing with the world such a beautiful and unique moment.

  16. LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE!!! And I’m so jealous of your big awesome tub! What I wouldn’t have given to have one of those during my pregnancy. Congrats on that baby!

  17. Gina says:

    Kaitlin, he is adorable and I love the picture of your husband and Lucan lying together, looking at each other. So happy that you got the birth you wanted! Congratulations to your family.

  18. Danie says:

    Thank you so much for being willing to share such an intimate moment! The pictures are beautiful!

  19. Tanashia says:

    Thanks for sharing. Great pics! Beautiful!

  20. Cindy says:

    Thank you for sharing. Beautiful and inspiring as I type this in between contractions.

  21. Jennifer says:

    Love the pictures! I am so jealous. I wanted a few pictures but my labor was fast and intense we forgot the camera till he was an hour old.

  22. jjulie michel says:

    well done little momma. thanks for sharing. be proud=you can do anything :-)

  23. Kateisfun says:

    So beautiful. Two favorites – the one of Ella nursing during labor, and also the one of you with your hand on Lucan’s head as he’s birthed. So amazing! Can’t wait to read your birth story. xo

  24. ruth scott says:

    Beautiful!!!! You. Your birth. Your babies. Your family. Congrats!!!:)

  25. Jenn says:

    Lovely pictures!

  26. Danielle Greason says:

    Thank you for sharing this beautiful inspiration Kaitlin. You’re amazing. Danielle x

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  28. Sara says:

    I LOVE these pictures!!!! What an amazingly peaceful way to enter the world. Absolutely inspiring. I hope you will post more at a later date :)

  29. Mishka B says:

    These pictures make me want to have more babies :) beautiful birth!


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