The Amazing Home Birth of Lawrence – 10 pound 4 ounces.

This is a guest blog post from Katy Gearing from our Home Birth Support Group UK. Katy runs Jenni Bean Sling Consultancy CIC and the Thame Sling and Nappy Library. It is the story of her home birth with her predicted ENORMOUS baby and possible gestational diabetes. Birth story of Lawrence, born Saturday 12th January … Read more

AIMS – Am I Allowed Book Review

Absolutely essential reading for any birthing woman and her birth partner. AIMS – Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services. An organisation that their website says “AIMS … at the forefront of the childbirth movement for more than fifty years. Working towards normal birth Providing independent support and information about maternity choices Raising awareness of … Read more

The Beautiful Home Birth With Gestational Diabetes of Regina Yujia Bai

This is a guest blog post from Regina Yujia Bai. It tells the story of her beautiful home birth after a diagnosis of Gestational Diabetes and of tandem nursing her new born and toddler. It is very unusual to hear Home Birth and Gestation Diabetes in the same sentence, so when Regina posted her story … Read more