Besides an experienced Midwife, a supportive doula and a wonderful birth partner having your birthing space set up for a calm birth will help a great deal. Once you have hired your Birth Pool you can set it up and create a beautiful space. Making sure the lighting is soft and the essentials you need are at hand are some of the things that can make the experience a more relaxed and prepared scenario.
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Preparing your space to welcome your new baby into the world can be a very special ritual. Setting up the Birth Pool and creating a beautiful space that relaxes and makes you feel beautiful has enormous benefits and effects on the senses and in turn, the body. Candles...read more
We wanted to share this beautiful Birth Story as it reflects all that is wonderful about home birth and taking the power back from an alienated medical situation. For the birth of my third baby, I had support from a midwife who was based at a birth centre in our...read more
Becoming a dad can be a shock. No one prepares you for the changes- all around. Just like becoming a new mama (but in a wholly different way), bringing a baby into the world takes you on a wild ride through the portal of life. To see your...read more
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Doulas are a non-medical labour and birth support person providing physical and emotional support to birthing couples and their families during the prenatal, childbirth and postpartum periods. They do not perform clinical tasks such as vaginal examinations or heart...read more