Pregnancy and Birth

homeopathy for newborn babies

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Your baby is just a few weeks old, you had hoped that these first weeks would be full of dreamy bonding between the two of you, but instead you have been beset with problems. Perhaps colic, or constant crying – in your heart you know that your baby is not happy, but you can’t tell why. He or she has been checked over by a professional and given a good bill of health, yet still…. Or perhaps you struggle to get baby latched on well, your nipples are killing and [...] Read more…

birth story…

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For anyone who is about to have a baby, actually for anyone at all, I highly recommend the book Spiritual Midwifery. Full of positive birth stories and sound advice - it is a classic. It was written by Ina May Gaskin, one of The Farm Midwives. This group was a ‘…spirited group of women who taught themselves how to deliver babies on a 1970s hippie commune, rescued modern midwifery from extinction, and changed the way a generation thought about childbirth.’ This is the trailer to the film they have made about their experiences. It [...] Read more…