There’s no place like home. It’s one of the safest and most comfortable birthing place. According to the stats, home-birthing rate is now increasing. Why not, it’s less expensive and more comfortable than giving birth at the health centers. Check out the celebs who’ve given birth at home than head to the hospital.
15. Julianne Moore
Surprisingly, Julianne welcomed her daughter, Liv at her home. She contributed to Ricki Lake’s home-birth-advocacy mission.
14. Pamela Anderson
The former Baywatch babe gave birth to her two sons, Dylan Jogger Lee and Brandon Thomas Lee at home. “I gave birth at home both times — natural — with a midwife, in water . . . with nothing.”
13. Woody Harrelson
Woody’s wife Laura Louie also gave birth to their three angels Zoe Giordano Harrelson, Makani Ravello Harrelson and Deni Montana Harrelson at their place in Hawaii.
12. Demi Moore
The famous actress and model delivered her children Rumer, Scout and Tallulah Willis exactly at their home place. View image on Twitter
11. Jennifer Connelly
Amazingly, Jennifer and Paul Bettany used a birthing pool at home to welcome their second child, Agnes Lark.
10. Meryl Streep
Meryl’s home is not just a place for her trophies and awards but also a place where she brought one of her daughters into this world.
9. Cindy Crawford
The famous American supermodel was one of the Hollywood’s most famous home-birthers. She welcomed her pretty daughter Presley in her LA home. “Eager to shield her privacy, Crawford gave birth in the couple’s Brentwood home under the supervision of a midwife and a nurse — and the anxious, joyful gaze of her husband,” People.
8. Joely Fisher
In 2006, the actress gave birth to her daughter Skylar in her home. “I had this miraculous birth, and the first one (Skylar Grace) was fine, and here she is — she’s almost 6 and gorgeous and smart and funny and loves American Idol. But I decided to have her at home and had a lot of friends around, and of course, her father was there. And of course, the doctor, the doula, the midwife, the butcher, baker, and candlestick maker.”
7. Gisele Bündchen
The Brazilian model Gisele together with his husband Tom Brady welcomed baby Benjamin right at the bathtub in their Beacon Hill home and in 2012, baby Vivian was also delivered at their home. “Giving birth was the most intense and life-changing experience of my life. I am blessed to have had the opportunity to deliver at home, surrounded by love and where I felt safe. It was a really great experience. I never felt so vulnerable but so strong at the same time.”
6. Alyson Hannigan
After the former Buffy the Vampire star watched the Ricki Lake’s The Business of Being Born, she then tried to gave birth at home. “It wasn’t something I knew I was going to do before I got pregnant, but once I was pregnant, I did more research, and I watched The Business of Being Born, and that sealed the deal. It’s not the right choice for everyone, but it definitely was for me. I never wavered on it. I knew if I needed to go to the hospital I would, but thankfully everything went well, and it was a magnificent experience.”
5. Mayim Bialik
Admirably, the American actress and neuroscientist delivered her second son, Frederick at their home with her husband and first son, Miles on her side. “Three pushes later, Frederick slithered out, and Miles was carried out of his high chair to cut the cord. A small spurt of blood startled him, and he promptly asked my husband to finish the job . . . Miles then sat down on the floor and, minutes later, was handed a bundled-up, wide-eyed baby brother. He clung to that baby for enough minutes that the midwife had to separate them.
4. Alanis Morissette
The famous Canadian-American alternative rock singer-songwriter had rocked her baby boy right on their home. “Our intention is to do a natural birth at home. But I ‘get’ that the baby has his own intentions. I have an amazing midwife, and I’m using a doula. But we have a backup plan: I’ve called all the doctors, and we’ll be ready if something should happen.”
3. Kelly Preston
The actress delivered his son Benjamin in a Hospital in Florida while her daughter Ella Bleu was delivered in their home.
2. Ricki Lake
After her disappointing experience with the hospital birth of her son, Milo, she searched the world of home births before she welcomed Owen in 2001. Owen’s birth story was one of the stories told in The Business of Being Born.
1. Lisa Bonet
Lisa was also a fan of home-birthing. She actually did it twice, with her two kids Zoe and Lola, welcoming them at their home.