Author Archives: Lonny

The most amazing thing I have ever experienced.

I contacted Mary Anne and her team in April when I was 7 months pregnant.  I decided to do a home birth right after I submitted my birth plan to the hospital where I was going to deliver.  The hospital … Continue reading

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We can’t let private firms run midwifery

We can’t let private firms run midwifery 9:33am Wednesday 18th May 2011 IT is with a great deal of dismay that I read in the Globe that the Wirral Primary Care Trust being given the green light for One to … Continue reading

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Birth of Timothy Michael

It was my  8th wedding anniversary and my husband Adam and I were very getting very anxious about my pregnancy. I had an appointment that day with Mary Anne in Franklin at her office for what would be my last … Continue reading

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Taking Control – Homebirth: A safe alternative, Review Appeal Article written 1999

Taking Control – Homebirth: A safe alternative.  1999 “I don’t know why people would have a baby any other way,” was the response from Brett, my brother and best friend, after he witnessed and helped with the birth of my … Continue reading

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Midwives provide alternative to traditional birthing. Columbia Herald Article written 1998

By Melissa Hodge Beard, Staff Writer Vickie Lee is among a growing number of women choosing to give birth at home, rather than in a hospital. Lee is the proud mother of three-week-old Isaac (10 pounds and 8 oz.), Noah, … Continue reading

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