health

Restoring and preserving native wisdom

July 16th, 2016|

One of the oldest cultures in the world is the native Australians.

I was VERY aware, as I birthed in the oldest rainforest in the world, that it was a privilege to be on the Originals land. I felt supported by the awareness of women who, for thousands of years, had birthed in nature.

We even chose […]

Connection to our true nature means “getting dirty”.

July 9th, 2016|

18 years ago, when I was pregnant with my first daughter, I was fortunate to attend a talk on “the hygiene hypothesis”.  I’d never heard anything like it at the time (although it confirmed many of the healthy ways my own mother had raised my siblings and myself).  On many levels it enhanced my knowledge about […]

Removing Mothers “from the land”

February 22nd, 2015|

I can understand that some of you may think that birth in remote areas is dangerous. And we have made it clear what it means for our women to birth in our communities. And you must know that a life without meaning is much more dangerous. -Source: The Conversation
Whilst having very little knowledge or contact […]