It is not your husband/partner’s place to give or deny you permission to make decisions about your body.
MY HUSBAND WONT LET ME HAVE A HOME BIRTH
I write article in response to a post posted by a woman about her husband. He wont “let her have a home birth. My first unfiltered response is to get rid of the husband.
Here follows my second, filtered response. Continue reading “My husband wont let me have a homebirth.”
Induction of labour is not a decision to be made lightly
When we are stuffed up our emotional stuff is coming up.
2 weeks have passed since I decided to quit my job
I described the decision back then as an elite form of self care and that has proven truer each and every day. My mental health has returned to almost normal, whatever the hell that is. Let’s just say I am back to my baseline and the effect was rapid. Continue reading “Quitting: How I feel 2 weeks later”
You may be surprised to learn that there are restrictions, documented in writing, to your right to photograph or video a birth in hospital
40 Reasons to Homebirth
Reason Number 32: Photos and videos wont be restricted.
A picture does certainly tell 1000 words. That’s why we love them. Continue reading “Reason number 32 to homebirth. Photos and videos wont be restricted.”
Who the hell in 2017 separates babies from their mothers?
Women have many reasons to choose homebirth.
40 Reasons to have a home birth
Have you ever wondered why women choose to homebirth?
Continue reading “40 Reasons to have a homebirth. Some may surprise you.”
Parenting is a continuous series of decisions you must make for your child.
Instincts don’t lie. They are your soul talking, your inner voice and they are the reason you should ignore parenting advice. Including mine. Continue reading “Trust your instincts: Why you should ignore parenting advice.”
Perfect in every way, Mason Lee joined the world on the 8th January 2017.
Mason is here!
Our family was blessed this week with the arrival of a new baby. As I posted last week we have been anticipated with much excitement the arrival the first born of my son Christopher and his partner Jorja.
Continue reading “More new love! The birth of Mason.”
As humans we have long debated nature vs. nurture and how much information parents actually transmit to their children genetically to understand memory and heredity.
The post is a very brief discussion on Genetic memory.
“There is absolutely no doubt that what happens to the sperm and egg will affect subsequent generations.”
Continue reading “Genetic memory: What secrets does it hold?”
I often inwardly groaned when friends would share their Grandies latest achievements. Now I gloat with equal enthusiasm.
How can we love another as much as the first?
When my first child was born I could not comprehend how I could love another baby as much as this one, a deeply as this one, as completely.
Continue reading “New Love”