In a hurry to get here!

With the labor and delivery of her first two children taking just two and one-half hours and three hours, five minutes respectively, Kirsten Freeman knew that the
birth of her third child would likely be just as quick.

Her birthing plan was to utilize the services of a midwife at the birthing cottage in Tallahassee, so when the first contraction hit Wednesday night, Jan. 3, she and partner Skyler Cobb got on the road as quickly as possible.

PHOTO: Taylor County’s New Year’s Baby, Zuri Jasmine Cobb, was a home birth, arriving just one hour and 45 minutes after her mother, Kirsten Freeman, experienced her first labor contraction.

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