Houston-area mothers who welcomed babies during the height of storm Harvey are taking to Facebook to share photos of their “hurricane babies,” and thank the first responders who helped get them to safety.
On Aug. 24, Ciara Davis Lee, of Houston, took to Facebook to write of her concern about flooding.
“Hoping I don’t have to change my birth plan to an at home water birth,” she wrote, along with the “feeling concerned” emoticon.
But on Sunday, Lee went into labor and required the assistance of firefighters and police officers to transfer her to the hospital.
“I wanted to thank the firefighters and officers that helped get me from Buc-ees to the hospital in the flood this morning while I was in labor,” Lee said, according to ABC 13. “I did not get your names but my family and I are so grateful for your service.”
Lee welcomed son Landon, and wrote on Aug. 29 that the family was “ready to put this adventure of hurricane Harvey behind us and start out new…