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Larissa shares two birth stories, what she describes as: a non-emergency c-section with a traumatic week of complications following birth; and, a redemptive, healing VBAC birth with zero complications.
Larissa Krutewicz Bio
Larissa is a self-proclaimed hat lady, babywearing enthusiast, wannabe yogi, and most importantly a mom to two beautiful girls, Gracie and Norah. She and her husband, Justin, currently reside in the Southwest. Prior to staying home with her girls, Larissa was a Kindergarten teacher – a job that she was and is still passionate about. She uses that passion and her new experiences as a mother to run a website called Living in Color. She writes about honest motherhood, affordable style, and attainable wellness. Larissa also considers herself a VBAC warrior; she enjoys talking with and encouraging other women but now, especially those who desire a natural birth, or a natural VBAC birth. You can learn more about Larissa at her site: livingincolorblog.com or follow along with her on Instagram @livingincolorblog or Facebook, Youtube and Twitter.
How to Prepare for a Successful VBAC – blog post by Larissa
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