There’s a moment of wonder most new mums experience when their newborn is finally earthside, and this mumma captures it beautifully.
In a video shared by Napa Valley Midwives, the calm water birth is in its final stages before the new mum lifts her bub in complete awe of what she’s done.
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“Oh my god, oh my god – there’s a baby!” she exclaims. It’s the moment a mother is born.
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