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Waco Moms Blog Continues to Grow | Meet Shauna Goldbach

Waco Moms Blog Continues to Grow | Meet Shauna Goldbach Hi Waco mamas! I’m Shauna Goldbach. I was born and raised in Southern California and made my way to Waco in 2005, when I was just 15 years old (I was here before Waco was considered “cool” hehe) I never really loved Waco, in fact, […]

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Dear NICU nurse

Dear NICU nurse, You were the first person I caught eyes with as my husband rolled my wheelchair up to our son’s NICU bed.  I had just given birth via C section the day before and you asked how I was feeling.  You also assured me that Hudson was doing well and promised to take […]

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My Home Birth Story

Those that know me, know that I LOVE birth. I love the process, the spiritual imagery, the welcoming of new life, the passage into motherhood, and the intimate moments that follow. I could probably talk about birth all day long. Birth stories are a source of encouragement and empowerment for mothers and I couldn’t read enough […]

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Your New Mom Vocabulary

We thought we were smart, my husband and I. We went to college, started careers, got married, enjoyed the honeymoon phase for 2.5 years and then decided to start a family. We waited until I was in my late twenties and he in his early thirties. We saved, we navigated the labyrinth of healthcare plans, […]

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The Birth of My First Child

My first child, oh how to put it, came at his own pace. I would go into those Dr appointments so hopeful that things were progressing and I wasn’t at all. I would hear about how people were dilated weeks before, or thinning or ANYTHING, and I had nothing. He was due May 31 and […]

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