The kiss at minute seven is more than I can take. The love between this couple has a radius so big, you can’t help but fall in love. I am so happy that folks are brave enough to share these amazing images with the world so we can all see the beauty of birth. I… More Beautiful VBAC Homebirth Video
A sweet soul in our community, long-time doula Cynthia Koerner is bringing Dancing for Birth(TM) to Central Florida. It’s this Saturday, March 27th at 2pm, and you need to register in advance. Learn More & Register The prenatal/postpartum dance classes incorporate dance moves from around the world that best prepare you to give birth. You’ll… More Dancing for Birth
Written by Julie Norris | Photos by Cristy Nielsen Ten centimeters — the golden labor measurement. Being informed and believing in your body’s natural ability are the first steps toward exploring the many approaches that offer a kind and gentle experience into motherhood. Documentaries such as Ricki Lake’s The Business of Being Born and the… More 10 Centimeters
You sleep against my chest, snuggled in the carrier and I work away with you safe and sound. I glance down to find you gazing up at me, your head tilted back, oozing love, capturing the moment as if you were aware that you should. I smile. Falling in love, again, grateful you trust me… More Peaches and Cream
I know my thoughts on birthing are not common, which is one of the main reasons I started this blog. There is so much mis-information out there in our mainstream culture about the natural & normal process of birthing which is so disempowering, that my hope is that I can share some information that shows… More Am I nuts?
The above news coverage is about a film called Orgasmic Birth, which I had the pleasure of viewing last year at a UCF screening hosted by my business neighbors at the Florida School of Holistic Living. About the film: “Joyous, sensuous and revolutionary, Orgasmic Birth brings the ultimate challenge to our cultural myths by inviting… More Childbirth ORGASMS : The Best Kept Secret of Labor? | ABC News 20/20