For so many, childbirth seems terrifying. It’s one of those things in life that I think so many of us have been conditioned to be afraid of, but these powerful photos of moms delivering their own babies might just give you that thing you need to let yourself know that YES, you got this.

If you’re needing the confidence that you can tackle labor and birth, all you need is to scroll through these powerful photos. Some will make you cry because seriously, there is so much emotion here.

Each photo of moms delivering their own babies is a show of the strength of mothers and I’m in awe.

1. I Got You

Oof, that feeling of holding your baby in your arms.