A website for BIRTHWORKERS and
FAMILIES to explore birth from an
evolutionary, ecological perspective, where birth and connection matters.

BIRTHWORKERS // Midwives/Doulas/
Grandmothers/Aunties/Traditional Birth
Welcome to a conversation about
why birth matters and how we can work with women and birth to raise up health factors against risk factors in recognition of birth’s
interweaving with culture, place and care.

So thrilled to share with you how intelligent and beautiful the birth process is for us to fall in love with our delicious babies and thrive as new families.

Latest Posts

You know how there’s so many things that need to be done, changes that need to be fought for and designed and implemented and evaluated and tweaked, on so many fronts, all at the same time? Systems and policies and models of care and access and research and – and – and…? All desperately needed…

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Being an adult means we don’t get to blissfully swim in the sunny illusion that life is simple – there are good guys and bad guys, we can know what is right or wrong at any one time, we can decide absolutely that a vaccination is wholly good or wholly bad, our immune system is…

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Online birth class package // CREATING NOW!

Due to increased hours as an on-call midwife, I am unable to offer live online classes anymore. Instead I am recording a fantastic video package with a little bundle of supporting resources – STAY TUNED! I’m super excited – it’s going to be super useful and practical as well as getting to the heart of…

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The same four quadrants can be a useful touchstone to check in with ourselves and how we are nurturing ourselves, both those working with birth, and new parents. We can check in with each quadrant and make sure we do smaller, self-nurturing things often, and larger self-nurturing things regularly. As new parents in particular, in…

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