By way of introduction, here's the story of my two birth experiences using pictures. The first, a cesarean, the second, a VBAC at home. It seems pretty obvious which experience is preferable, doesn't it?
Micah's first moments of life after his c-section:
Can you even find the baby in the sea of gloved hands?
Micah's first moments with mommy (two hours after birth):
Luke's first moments of life AND his first moments with mommy:
Micah meets daddy:
Luke meets daddy:
The new fam #1:
The new fam #2: