I certainly wasn't shy about medication. In fact, my policy on this was, in the immortal words of Britney Spears, "Gimme gimme more".
Sex and The City star Sarah Jessica Parker recently said that she loved giving birth - and she's not alone.
Life can be full of surprises, but for this couple a surprise came in a very unexpected way.
A baby had a rocky start to life, with her mother giving birth during an earthquake which rattled New Zealand.
Mere minutes can make the difference between being the younger twin and the older twin, but someone has to be born first.
He doesn't know my tears puddled on his head the first time I held him to my skin, and soaked through my hospital gown when the nurse took him back.
They're emotional, they're sometimes graphic, and they capture some of the most amazing moments in life.
Paula D'Amore was still on her way to hospital when her third baby decided it was time to arrive.
Doctors told Stephanie Jaegers she had gone into early menopause and would not be able to have any more children.
Why do people assume that the day women go through the trauma of labour must be up there with the best days of their lives?
Mother was visiting family in New Zealand.