Circle of Life Midwifery: Helping Families Birth at Home Safely

If you’re searching for a midwife for your home birth who gives you complete and full support during each stage of pregnancy, who supports an informed birth in every way and has almost 15 years of experience, then Rosie of Circle of Life Midwifery is who you’ve been looking for.

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  • Home Birth
  • Prenatal Visits
  • Birthing Guidance
  • Postpartum Support
  • Placenta Encapsulation

How it works

Rosie is pugnant on safe and thoughrogh care for all of her families. She has extensive experience with different births and presentations. First you must set up a meet and greet with Rosie to discuss your goals and birth preferences and see if you are a good fit.

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Prenatal Visits

After your meet and greet, your relationship with Rosie starts alongside her commitment to your health and the wellbeing of not only you, but your entire family. She is available to you whenever you need throughout your pregnancy and after birth during your postpartum time. She provides you with any emotional support that you may need plus physical support. Whenever you have questions, she will have your answers. Within your prenatal visits throughout your pregnancy, you will let her know the birth you are dreaming of, what your wants and needs are during birth, any prenatal care you need and can aide you with many medical tasks that ensure the safety of you and your baby. You will also get to hear your baby’s heartbeat!

Birthing Guidance

This option is for extra personal support throughout your pregnancy, birth and postpartum. Rosie will provide unwavering support to you and your family. Get extra personal support throughout the entirety of your birthing journey. She will stay in close contact with you and check in often. Whenever the time comes, she will attend your birth with her assistant to provide guidance for the arrival of your baby.

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Postpartum Support through Circle of Life Midwifery

From the start, Rosie takes her time in getting to know you and your family. She learns your concerns, your wants and your needs. She is always available to you through phone or email and provides everything you need to ensure your birth and overall experience is calm and positive. After your baby’s birth, Rosie will do your newborn screenings, tend to you and tend to your body to assist in your transition into motherhood.

Pacenta Encapsulation

The Process:

First, the placenta is steamed and/or dehydrated until it is able to be turned into a powdered form. Then this powder can be turned into capsules, tinctures, chocolate and beyond.

Placenta Encapsulation Benefits:

  • Can prevent and lower risk of depression during your postpartum stage.
  • Replenish iron.
  • Prevent postpartum anemia.
  • Increase energy.
  • Decrease fatigue.
  • Decreases pain naturally due to containing oxytocin.
  • Counteracts stress.
  • Provides human placental lactogen (HPL) hormone. This can stimulate prolactin which assists in a healthy milk supply. Also regulates maternal glucose, protein, & fat levels for fetus.
  • ​Replenishes estrogen, progesterone, & testosterone
  • Assist with mammary gland development for lactation
  • Stabilizes mood.
  • ​Assists with regulation inflammation due to containing prostaglandins. This can also regulate uterus contractions and help uterus return to size.
  • Replenishes B vitamins​.

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