Re: what got you through transition (natural birth)?
There is no secret answer. It's painful. But...breathing deeply, making lots of deep sounds worked for me. I also did a lot better upright, but not standing. #1 was on the toilet, #2 was on the birthing stool. I think it helped speed things up, too since gravity kind of worked it's magic! GL mama, and have a wonderful birth
K&K My little firecracker
Lennon 10.09, crying before he fully emerged
and My little sweetheart
Indi 6.12, born smiling