Tag: women’s knowledge

Curiosity and the Caul

Sara Wickham describes a caul birth where the intact membranes may have protected the baby. What wisdom is there in the ‘safety labour’?

The elephant circle

“an elephant circle …  time, story, energy, prayers, blessings, tears, joys, excitement, soberness and air of holiness that we create while we are together”

What is Mindfetalness?

Sara Wickham explaines the term ‘Mindfetalness’; Ingrid Rådestad’s term describing how women can apply focus and awareness to the well-being of their baby.

What is cervical recoil?

What is cervical recoil, and why is it important? Sara Wickham explains why it can be normal for cervical dilation to go backwards in labour.

And that was that!

Sara Wickham shares an article that she co-authored with her grandmother, sharing her grandmother’s birth stories. And that was that.

Cervical wisdom resources

Have you ever noticed what real women’s cervixes do in labour? How they haven’t read the textbooks? Sara Wickham shares her work on cervical wisdom.