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Birth Healings Health

Weaving our lives with Ceremony

This woman! We have known each other for about 9 years, friends, both doulas, respect for each others work, she made a drum with me, we weaved in and out of the same circles. And then she was pregnant and asked me to do…

January 27, 2016
Birth Healings

Singing them over on their final Earthly journey

  Feature photograph by Natalie Trusler instagram @storyofbeeing For many years I have attended births, worked with pregnancy and fertility and all that comes with that work.. healing from traumatic births, complicated pregnancies, and infertility. In the last two years I have found myself…

November 24, 2015
Birth Healings Health

You have the birth you need to have….

  Of all the experiences of my life, giving birth was the most transformational. I remember thinking during my first labour.. “Why didn’t anyone tell me”? But thinking now what I wish someone would have told me.. I can’t really say.. There are no…

July 7, 2015
Birth Healings Health Workshops

Home for the Winter..

  I am finally unpacking my suitcase for real, properly, for the whole Winter.. This year has been a big whirlwind of wonderful gatherings where I have stretched myself physically and spiritually, more than I ever have before. I realise now that it has…

June 5, 2015
Birth Healings Health

Living with our Sacred Wound

Our sacred wound is a very significant event in our lives, something traumatic, painful or deep… the memory of which informs your instinctual reactions and behaviours from that point onward. I learned about my sacred wound during my apprenticeship of the Four Seasons Journey..…

October 26, 2013
Birth Healings Workshops

Canberra workshops.. two beautiful days

I made my second journey to Canberra this year to facilitate a Moon circle for Mothers and Maidens and also a Medicine Drum making workshop, both workshops outside Canberra on beautiful land. The Moon Circle was a group of seven school friends and their…

September 3, 2013
Birth Health Workshops

Passage to Motherhood experience

I have returned home from a wonderful week at the Passage to Motherhood Conference at the Gold Coast… I listened to many inspiring people, learnt so much and had a great time presenting my first conference paper. The strongest message I left with and…

May 20, 2013
Birth Health Workshops

Passage to Motherhood Conference 2013

I am traveling up to the Gold Coast this week for the Passage to Motherhood Conference. So exciting to be going to hear wonderful speakers such as Michel Odent, Sarah Buckley, Rachel Reed, Jane Hardwicke Collings and Kristan Lee Read. And, all ready to…

May 12, 2013

The home birth of my fourth baby….

On Thursday the 5th of August 2010, at nearly 42 weeks, I thought my baby 4th was never going to come out, I cried most of the day, tears of worry, tears of responsibility, tears of feeling pressured. The next day Mum arrived and…

January 9, 2013