Dispelling 10 Myths About Group B Strep
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk about some of the biggest myths about Group B Strep. Download This Podcast Transcripts Click the icon below to listen.
27 Dec 2016
The Honest Truth About Freebirth
Here’s my truth: I’ve personally experienced freebirth AND I’m in the role of midwife and I do not see those two things as mutually exclusive. However, I do have some thoughts/questions and maybe some wisdom to share around what I see the freebirth movement as. I want us all to question the good, the bad and […]Click the icon below to listen.
6 Dec 2019
10 Steps For a Powerful Birth
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I offer a list of ways to prepare for your powerful birth. 10 STEPS PDF TranscriptionClick the icon below to listen.
28 May 2017
10 Pregnancy Nutrition Hacks
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk about 10 nutrition “hacks” for pregnancy. Download this podcast’s transcript Click the icon below to listen.
22 Aug 2016
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How I Rewired My Brain to Remove Pain From My Birth Experience
In this podcast, I talk about how I prepared for Cove’s birth regarding pain and my desire for this birth experience to be simple and without pain. I don’t have a magic formula, but her birth was everything and more that I had hoped! My wish is that sharing this experience with you might help […]Click the icon below to listen.
10 Apr 2019
Coming Home: A Special Message For First Time Homebirthers
This podcast is for a specific group of people, although anyone is invited to listen and share! This podcast is for women planning a home birth for the first time! To be clear; that is not someone that is planning their first birth, but rather for women that have experienced one or more medicalized births […]Click the icon below to listen.
11 Apr 2018
Unpacking the Midwife’s Birth Bag: Ending Women’s Dependence on Tools and Technology
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk what’s in a midwife’s birth bag and why Download this podcasts PDF transcriptClick the icon below to listen.
30 Jun 2017
Questions For a Laboring Mom – An “In Labor” Interview with Scott Kirschenbaum
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I got to answer some questions from Scott Kirschenbaum (OfWomanBornFilm.com) about labor…while in labor! Download this podcasts transcript Click the icon below to listen.
13 Apr 2017
How You’ve Been Programmed to Tolerate Compromise In Your Birth Choices
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk about how we’ve come to think it’s normal to compromise in our birth choices. Download this podcast transcript Click the icon below to listen.
28 Jul 2016
Recipe for a Perfect Birth
Listen in on my “Recipe for a Perfect Birth”! ** Spoiler alert for this podcast: There IS NO recipe for a “perfect birth”; and what does that mean anyhow? Join me as I look into the close up view on things we think matter. Then, we’ll back up our view and consider that maybe nothing […]Click the icon below to listen.
15 Dec 2019
10 Tips For An Amazing Postpartum
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk about 10 tips for an amazing postpartum. Download this podcast transcriptClick the icon below to listen.
6 Sep 2016
The Prenatal Supplement Scam: How to Know What You Need
In this episode of Taking Back Birth, I talk about how to navigate the confusing world of supplements in pregnancy. Listen in! Download this podcast transcript Click the icon below to listen.
6 Mar 2017
Mantras For Birth
I made and recorded this podcast at the end of my 9th pregnancy; about 2 weeks before Cove came earthside! These are the mantras and thoughts I had in preparing for her birth, which turned out to be a really fast and painless experience. I hope these mantras are as helpful to you as you […]Click the icon below to listen.
24 Feb 2019
Annika Shares the Birth Story of Ruby
My podcast this week is a birth story, told by my apprentice and friend, Annika! Annika birthed her first baby, Ruby, several months ago, and we finally got around to connecting together over this tale. I loved hearing Annika’s version from memory (always different than reading a story!) and loved the lessons and new experiences […]Click the icon below to listen.
15 Apr 2018
The Fantastic First Hour After Birth
I loved looking deeper in to this idea of the “first hour after birth”. I definitely learned things too and I want to share these thoughts (and findings and ponderings!) with you. Mostly, I find it interesting how far we can stray, as a culture, from our instinct and knowing. There are so many modern […]Click the icon below to listen.
8 Nov 2019