Satya Nelms | Indie Birth

I Can't Afford a Homebirth and Other Money Issues

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First Babies Can Fall Out But Often They Don't

Taking Back Birth

Are You a Birth Witch?

Spirituality

How We Named 
Our Babies

Mothering

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One day I was working on a flyer for my holistic birth and wellness services. I was googling images of pregnant bellies when my 5 year old daughter came over to see what I was up to. She stood next to me and quietly watched as I experimented with different images, until I stumbled upon […]

What’s Miraculous Mommy?

Mothering

As any parent of a toddler knows, patience is a virtue. However, we also know that patience is sometimes the first thing to go, especially on those particularly challenging days. But when we let that patience slip, it begins a vicious cycle. You see, toddlers follow their parent’s lead. When you lose patience with your […]

Patience Young Grasshopper

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It’s not so easy, being born a girl, knowing that one day you will be a woman. It’s not fair to grow up with the thought that you are a member of the weaker sex. It’s not the most exciting piece of news, when you’re told being a woman means carrying a curse. It’s not […]

On Being A Woman

Birth Art and Poetry

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My oldest daughter’s first word was Dada. However, her father refuses to acknowledge that as a first word. He insists that all babies say Mama and Dada, so those two shouldn’t count. So, if we go with that idea, my daughter’s first word, was actually a set of words… This and That. Just after she […]

This and That

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One day I was walking home from my in-laws’ house. I was pushing my infant daughter in the stroller and my toddler was walking beside me. The baby had fallen asleep and my toddler was deep into one of the complex, somewhat hard to follow, stories she loves to tell me on walks like those. […]

Where Do Babies Come From

Mothering

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