Sometimes women will go to extraordinary lengths to have their dream birth. Today I delivered a women who after 2 traumatic hospital births and … More
The goddess descends
I often speak of birthing women as goddesses. This is because in the moments of labour I have seen women … More
The more we give
Well it has been a very long time since I have written anything, and so much has happened in this … More
Brilliant Brestfeeding rap
Nursery nursery stay away from the nursery!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=N9KptD3t110#!
I love this site
Tricks of the Trade!!!
From surprise to shock, anger, sadness, acceptance and determination. A reflection on when things go bad with your clients
As private midwives we are in a unique position of taking on truly the role of a ‘professional friend’ (Mavis … More
Standing my ground with arms open
At times as an independent midwife you need to transfer a client in to hospital. For us it is normally … More
I receive the call from my lovely client at about 5pm. She has been contracting a bit over the last … More