The 38-year-old man gave birth to his daughter at home. He had his mom and a nurse by his side and the whole labor process was recorded and shared on social media.
A few days ago we told you about Danny Wakefield, a trans man who’s gone viral online, after creating a instagram page dedicated to his pregnancy experience and also filming his labor process, which took place in a birthing pool at his home.
At 38 years old, Danny Wakefield made history for being a man who was able to give birth, but his pregnancy journey was difficult and full of surprises, and just like any mother, Danny began to discover a whole new world after the moment of conception.
1. Danny caused storm on social media the day he announced by pregnancy by showing an ultrasound image of his baby
2. Everyone, including his mom, told him that his life would never be the same again and that he should remember the details about the day his baby was born because it would be the best day of his life.
3. Despite what you might believe, Danny received a lot of support from the online community and his account became a type of life journal, which people from around the world commented on.
4. His due date was approaching and he was getting more and more and more excited. He stated that he did feel slightly scared but that that fear was turning into excitement at the thought of being able to hold his child.
5. The day finally arrived and Danny got his house ready for the birth, installing a birthing pool. The idea was to give birth in an environment that was as pleasant for the baby as possible and the water met these requirements.
6. While giving birth Danny was helped at all times by a nurse and his mom.
7. They were long, tense moments, which were being recorded so that the whole world could witness the closure of an important chapter in Danny’s life and the beginning of a new one.
8. At that time, Danny already had more than 50,000 followers on instagram.
9. Finally, the baby was born and the most difficult part was over. Now Danny was able to begin enjoying an incredible life moment filled with joy.
10. Danny said he’d never felt so proud or powerful in his life.
11. The baby was born healthy and full of energy and her father couldn’t stop holding her and enjoying every moment.
12. Through his instagram account, Danny thanked everyone for their support and said that he’d become the happiest person in the world..
13. During the days following the birth he went a little quiet on social media as he wanted to enjoy some precious alone time with his new baby, but there was nothing to worry about.
14. When Danny finally updated his status online, his instagram blew up with messages of happiness at the news that both father and daughter were doing well.
15. Both now have a long road ahead of them to journey together, one that will surely be full of love and companionship.