Wetnursing ‘Sleb

I have to admit, I didn't know who she was, but a beautiful celebrity bringing breastfeeding into the spotlight can't be all bad. All PR is good PR as they say. So, I think she did a kind thing - in fact, as far as I'm concerned, surely it's an instinctive thing? I mean, if you have milk and a Continue Reading

Fathers’ Home Birth Handbook

This book has just been published and I think it is so well written and will fill a much-needed void in the information available for Fathers. It is written by the lovely Leah Hazard, a doula colleague of mine and I'm proud to say that a couple of the fathers who tell their stories are the husbands Continue Reading

A Birth Film For Fathers

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVf4rzam0Xo This trailer looks interesting. It looks like it will be a film that aims to empower fathers to protect their babies and partners during labour, birth and immediately postpartum. Filmed in the US. Continue Reading