8 Fantasy Births Inspired By The Dolphin-Assisted Birth

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unicornWhen my associate editor Eve Vawter informed me that a very ambitious mother in North Carolina wanted to do have a Dolphin-assisted birth, I saw Lisa Frank posters. Especially after this amazing tweet from STFU Parents:

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Of course, then it wasn’t long before my second grade self started spinning with potential multi-colored kitties and unicorns. A mermaid doula? A pony midwife?

Heather Barrington has inspired me into considering all kinds of over the top birthing plans that may or may not include debatable species. Go big or go home — or go glittery.