I also have a water toddler, she is 8 months old and it grew to become into an incredible adventure, i did not plan for a water beginning, my beginning plan grew to become into thoroughly open, I recommended the midwives that i wouldn't desire something yet ought to probably desire each drug obtainable!! on the tip I had no drugs and as I reported a water beginning. As a tip for water beginning: wait, in simple terms wait till you're extraordinarily much waiting to push. in case you circulate into the water too early likely you may wish to get out till now transport. once I have been given into the water it help me relax plenty, my husband stored pouring water over my back and my shoulders, which helped retaining me heat and comfortable. I additionally did not desire any stitches. I intend to do it lower back next time I also have a toddler. sturdy success!