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Book Review: Ina May Gaskin's Guide to Childbirth

First let me start by saying that this book is INCREDIBLE! If you’re pregnant, a doula, or just interested in childbirth this is the book to have! 562 more words


My Birth Story - A Natural Birth with Post Partum Haematoma

Written 6 weeks following the birth of my first beautiful child –

Every birth story is different. Birth itself is so personal, we decide our birth plan based on what we value and if the stars align, we get our version of a perfect birth.   2,207 more words

Aleshia Dearlove

Wife, Mother, Warrior (Part III)

One of my favorite documentaries of all time is “The Business of Being Born”.

When I was a child, Ricki Lake was something of a household name. 67 more words



The first time I met the lovely Lucy, it was supposed to be just a relatively quick first meeting to discuss the impending arrival of her first baby and what she was hoping for in her birth photography. 357 more words

From home birth to emergency C-section. My birth story and your choices.

Choosing between home, a midwife led unit or hospital delivery suite…

Giving birth – for most women, it’s the most physically challenging thing you will do. 1,178 more words


'Childbirth all or nothing'

Ok so I Finally got round to watching ‘childbirth all or nothing’
Oh my god!
I had no idea how I’d feel after watching it! If in fact I’d feel anything at all! 210 more words

Switch Off The TV And Tune In To Your Heart

This week we have an article shared with us by Alison Howley, Mother of two and founder of From The Womb To The World in Australia, which invites women to really think about what they’re exposing themselves to when they watch birthing shows… 1,060 more words