Do you feel your wishes are undermined?

It isn’t the first time a pregnant woman is being told after voicing her wishes where and how to birth, that she is not allowed or it is against hospital policy … For those, who are not informed enough, end up going along with what the care providers are...

MaMa conference 2016

Meeting Ina May Gaskin at the MaMa conference in April 2016 After reading the book Spiritual Midwifery, it was an honor in meeting Ina May and being able to have a little chat with her. Her journey of midwifery began when her to be husband Stephen decided to take his...

Vaginal examinations [ VE’s]

Vaginal examinations – and how to avoid them Most medical providers are expecting for a vaginal examination to be done as mum arrives at the hospital or even shortly after the midwives would arrive at the home. Vaginal examinations only tell, what ever is going...