Category: Articles

Reclaiming the Art in Birth

Sara Wickham discusses art, craft, birth and knitting, revisiting a topic she first wrote about twenty years ago whose content is still as relevant today.

Twenty birthkit essentials

Sara Wickham unpacks the birthkit essentials carried by midwifery colleagues and shares some great tips of things you might want to have at a birth.

The Poo Taboo

Sara Wickham presents the results of a conversation amonst women who are also midwives on the topic of poo in labour.

The folly of fully dilated

There are a few myths about the idea that women need to be fully dilated to give birth, and that this means the same thing for every woman.