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Birth Rape – We Don’t Do That Here – Do We? Birth, Doulas and Informed Consent.

For International Womens Day 2018. Doulas provide non medical birth support for the childbearing year and beyond. In practice this means we do anything a birthing and newly birthed woman needs. Doulas do a lot – placenta encapsulation, aqua natal, ante natal, positive birth work, post natal work, breast feeding support, new mother support, baby … Read more

I Said No – A Kids Guide to Keeping Your Private Parts Private

Sad topic, but I’ve been looking into books on how to keep children safe from abuse. I have done a lot of research into this topic, being more than aware that an abuser would usually be someone my child know, not the random stranger they may come across, thankfully abuse is rare, but still, I … Read more