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3 Ways to Increase Your Fertility at Home by Rosie Matheson

3 Ways to Increase Your Fertility at Home by Rosie MathesonRosie is a passionate women’s health and wellbeing educator. Founder of Daughter of the HiveRosie can be found regularly facilitating international Bliss Baby Yoga Pregnancy, Post-natal and Yoga for Fertility teacher Training Courses; attend

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Celebrating International Day of the Midwife 2019

Happy International Day of the Midwife #IDM2019. Today, we acknowledge the wonderful and important role midwives play in both catching and helping us birth our babies. It is a true shame that not enough women get access to continuous midwifery care around the world, including Australia. For those lu

  Nadine Richardson

Escape the city – prepare for your birth with us in Byron!

Make the most of your time as a family of two and turn your She Births® Weekend Course into a retreat - because if ever there was a time to indulge, it’s during pregnancy.‘It’s not about how our babies are born – it’s who we are being that matters most.’ Nadine RichardsonPicture this: You wake to th

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Podcast| Ep 4, Rhea Dempsey say “Labour pain has a purpose. Trust it”

In this Podcast Nadine talks with counsellor, fellow doula and birth educator Rhea Dempsey. Rhea is author of Birth with Confidence, a must read if you really want to face your fears and understand the culture of birth and how it impacts us all.Welcome to Season One Episode FOUR of the She Births® S

  Grace Kiernan

Podcast| Ep 3, Dr Howard Chilton chats Evidence Based Natural Parenting

In this podcast we cover mammalian development and the unique long term codependency period we have as humans, the science behind sleep and of course settling and some of the most sensitive topics like co-sleeping and how to make that safe. We even myth-bust the colic and tongue tie debate.Welcome t

  Grace Kiernan

Don’t be afraid; Self-care and preparation from a c-section mama

After attending the Shebirths course and following the recommendations to a tee, first-time mama, Charlene was shocked to discover her follow her doctor’s advice to follow through with a c-section delivery for her large-headed baby. She and her husband had felt they’d done everything to prepare for

  Nadine Richardson

The She Births® Show Podcast goes live with Dr Sarah Buckley

Finally, here it is!The She Births Show Podcast.We’ve created it as a place that will inspire your birth, evolve your parenting and help you live a life you love. Nadine, hosts a collection of conversations with special guests about better births, a philosophy of connected parenting and conscious, h

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Blog| She Births® the past 10 years, the present and the future by Nadine

I can’t quite believe it has been 10 years since She Births® began. That first Sunday was a simple cup of tea and a ‘birthing chat’ in my lounge room with two very dear friends, who went on to birth their little girl in a room of love and who also became my first goddaughter. Today, well you know wh

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Blog | In conversation with Anna Kooiman and Dr Jan Dudley

It’s been amazing to watch the evolution of She Births® over the years and see how couples have spread the word and as a result expansion happened organically. When we create something great – it takes on a life of its own and spreads into places far beyond imagined!When I began teaching prenatal yo

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Blog| Watch, Listen or Read and we’d love to hear from you

We are coming up to our 10-year anniversary. 10 years creating a beautiful community of people from all walks of life, joined together on the journey of birth and parenthood.I would love to know where you are within the cycle of parenting, what your interests are and then how often you would like to

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Blog| SBS Birth Wars, the behind the scenes…

Did you tune into BIRTH WARS on The Feed last Tuesday night? Catch up here on SBS Viceland and be prepared to have some of those birth buttons pressed 😉 You will also you get to see how She Births® is considered to be at the ‘forefront’ of the positive birthing movement.I will try make my comments s

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Blog| Nadine’s return to the motherland India

I just arrived home from a couple of weeks travelling around Tamil Nadu, the east coast state above Kerala in India. If you follow me on my instagram @nadine_shebirths you will have seen some photos of my trip. We thought it important to share more on what this trip means to me and why travelling is

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Happy Daddy Doula Day 2018

We are so excited to share this wonderful story and thank you to all those She Births® mama’s who nominated their partners.The 2018 winner of the Daddy Doula Aware goes to Oggi Yusuf. His partner Marje was so proud to share their story. This is a powerful one of complete support and belief in her ab

  Nadine Richardson

Imagine if your workplace paid for your She Births® course…

As you may already know, we have created a new, video based Online Course (and our app is close to complete). Our dream is to have She Births® available to every parent in the world – and this is the next step. Are you ready?Here at The Birthing Institute, we know that parenting is the most importan

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When did Birth Become Daddy’s Business?

The days are getting longer and the water is warming up which can only mean that DaddyDoula Day is fast approaching. This is our second year to hero the special support in our lives.Birth is women’s business. When did birth become daddy’s business?That’s what we have all grew up knowing. The dad sta

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Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

We have had a wonderful week here at She Births® working from our hub in Bondi and welcoming lots of happy babies into the world around the globe via our new video based Online Course. Many families blown away by what they could achieve during birth with the right knowledge, tools and support.I have

  Nadine Richardson

Who inspires you? We want to know!

You’ll be glad to know that we have kicked off our planning for this years’ She Births® Show. Last year was such a powerful event that so many people loved (and many people missed out on getting tickets to) that we have set the bar high for 2018.Powerful Women create peaceful births and life they lo

  Nadine Richardson

Addicted to inspiration

INSPIRATION1: the action or power of moving the intellect or emotions 2: the act of breathing, specifically inhalationI have an addiction to podcasts… but really I think I am addicted to inspiration! It is a great thing – because I just love learning and it never has to stop right, no matter how old

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Zoe & Benji Marshall Share Their Birth Story

This week we share with you an awesome birth story from TV Presenter and NRL player, Zoe and Benji Marshall.Zoe says that even though she was induced, which was her worst case scenario, ‘I still had an incredibly beautiful birth!’Watch here to discover how they did it.Medical Induction is a rough ri

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5 Hot Links & Teasers for the Weekend

This week we’ve got a whole lot so share so we’re going to do it in links that might pique your interest.WATCH: First up is a birth story from Zoe and Benji Marshall. Strong and empowering, the way these two bonded through the process is beautiful. We’ll be releasing the full video next week – so do

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Recap of our best blogs + New VIC venue

Exciting news! We have a brand new location in Victoria run by two wonderful midwives, Britt and Kelly. Just outside Geelong, the Queenscliff venue is set on gorgeous grounds – it is even has a labyrinth! Close to the ferries, with lots of Air BnBs nearby, this beautiful centre is perfect for those

  Nadine Richardson

Happy Mother’s Day! + WIN a Pukka tea gift pack

I hope you are having a beautiful day with your family this Mother’s Day.Being a mum is the best job in the world isn’t it… but it is also one of the toughest. Am I right?I have focused today’s blog on embracing the tough and making it beautiful… just like we do during childbirth.If you can be consc

  Nadine Richardson