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Partners Yoga Birth Rehearsal – Labour With Love

  COMING TOGETHER TO PRACTICE AND CONNECT Saturday March 28 : 2PM-6PM VENUE: Chatham Hall, 152 Northcote Road, Battersea SW11 6RD Your Birth Partner The birth of your child, whether your first precious baby, or your fourth, is always a heart-opening and sacred time. Whether birthing at home, in a home-from-home unit or on a labour [...]

2020-02-10T10:04:36+00:00 March 28th, 2020|

Positive Birth Movement Discusses Fathers and Birth Partners

  This June, The Positive Birth Movement takes an honest and open-minded look at the role of dads and birth parteners in the Birthing Room. Earlier this month The Daily Mail published an article by author, childbirth guru and former obstrtrician Michel Odent criticising strongly the current trend for fathers to attend births. You can read [...]

2017-06-27T13:00:31+00:00 June 28th, 2017|

How an Unplanned Pregnancy Taught me How to Become a Mother

  When I was carrying my first pregnancy, unplanned, aged 31 years and only 18 months into a relationship - my birth preparation was more about where the baby and I would live, and how I would support us, (should my partner - suffering from acute anxiety - decide he was not ready for fatherhood) than which [...]

2018-03-12T17:34:51+00:00 November 25th, 2016|

Nikki M 2nd Birth Intense & Magical

The second baby My first, Olivia was bang on time after following a sweep due to slightly high blood pressure and during this, my second pregnancy I was sure that this little one would be early or at least very close to our due date.  The fifteen days I was waiting for the arrival of [...]

2018-03-12T17:34:52+00:00 September 27th, 2016|