As you may know I was overdue at 41 + 4 weeks. I had my first stretch and sweep at 41+3 and another Saturday morning at 41+4 11am. I did not want to get one as I have been going for a hands off pregnancy and birth plan but they were wanting to induce … [Read More...]
“If you’ve been diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), like me, you probably feel like you’ve reached a dead end, alone and an outcast from ‘real life’. But please know, you’re not on your own”
My PCOS Story
Hi my name is Melissa … [Read More...]
After a few days of surges- nothing too significant, I was starting to well and truly get ‘over’ pregnancy. This was still my shortest gestation length, at 40 weeks + 5 days (by ‘guess dates’)
I woke Tuesday, hoping it would be birthing day. Surges … [Read More...]
Can we talk about hypnobirthing? I'll never understand why more people don't take advantage of this amazing relaxation technique. If someone tells you that you can have a med free, pain free birth why wouldn't you at least try?
I got to the hospital … [Read More...]
Tuesday 22 September (39 weeks & 2 days pregnant)
Woke up to Jack at 7am and gave hubby a sleep in. Had cuddles with my firstborn on the couch, fixed him breakfast and then jumped in the shower. When I got out Jack had found Daddy in bed and … [Read More...]
For many women becoming a mother is a deeply spiritual and transformative process, one that radically shifts the way she views herself and her place in the world. Yet this highly personal and profound journey is rarely acknowledged, explored or … [Read More...]
My Joyous Birth Story: Excerpt + Interview with Rebecca Dettman from A Modern Woman’s Guide to a Natural Empowering Birth
Rebecca writes….. Last year I was lucky enough to connect with Melbournian Katrina Zaslavsky, who is the driving force behind … [Read More...]
"My birth was completely natural and drug free and I am still waiting for the pain!" ~ Tammy in the 13th insight of A Modern Woman's Guide to a Natural Empowering Birth: Deal With Your Monsters … [Read More...]
To celebrate the fabulous success of our Pregnancy Pamper Retreat August 9th, we want to share the love and good vibes with you....
Be inspired for motherhood with the Ultimate Birth Set (book + inspirational cards boxed set + 12mth mag … [Read More...]
Packed with inspirational and actionable content from world class professionals.
Conscious Choices Issue, Jun 2015
In this issue:
>> Hot Article - Wise Woman Guide - Your Body, Your Baby, Your Choice by … [Read More...]