Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Natural Cesarean: A Woman-Centred Technique

Regardless of your intention for your birth, it is important to know you cannot dictate the outcome of birth. There are situations that may come up in birth which will lead you in a different direction than you originally planned. … Continue reading

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CHOICE: A Birth and Baby Film Festival

I am one of the co-organizers of the CHOICE: A Birth and Baby Film Festival.  In 2012 we screened a 11 films, each followed by a community panel discussion.  As a result of the great success of the film festival … Continue reading

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Inform Yourself Before You Choose Circumcision

As a parent you need to be fully informed when making decisions for your child’s welfare.  Please watch these whole videos.  

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Our First Pathways Connect Group Meeting is Wednesday!

Pathways connect is a gathering of parents who are making conscious, holistic parenting choices. These gathering are based on the quarterly magazine, Pathways to Family Wellness, but you do not need to have read the magazine ahead of time. Meetings … Continue reading

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Canada Getting Soft on Circumcision

 “Canada’s pediatricians are about to update their advice on whether baby boys should be circumcised, revising and softening their stand for the first time in 17 years.” “Their review comes as new Canadian research suggests half of expectant parents would … Continue reading

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