Pregnancy Resources


The Down to Earth Birth Book, by Jenny Blyth        

Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering by Sarah J Buckley

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth, Ina May Gaskin        

Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding,Ina May Gaskin

Spiritual Midwifery, Ina May Gaskin                

A Modern Woman’s Guide to a Natural Empowering Birth, Katrina Zaslavsky 

An Easier Childbirth: A Mother’s Guide to Birthing Normally, Gayle Peterson An Easier Childbirth – available on Amazon

Making Informed Decisions on Childbirth, Sofie Vantiers, PhD.  Making Informed Decisions on Childbirth – available on Amazon

Sweet Surrender: celebrating pregnancy and birth, Karen Buckley and Gabbi Lancaster  Sweet Surrender – available on Amazon (Kindle only)

Find Your Birth Joy: How to release fear, prepare your mind, and find support for a natural childbirth, Sarah Showalter-Feuillette  Find Your Birth Joy – available on Amazon

Orgasmic Birth: Your Guide to a Safe, Satisfying, and Pleasurable Birth Experience, Elizabeth Davis and Debra Pascali-Bonaro

Birthing Freedom: How I Learned to Relax + Have a Baby (After the Nightmare “Natural” Birth of my Firstborn), Amanda Grace Harrison  Birthing Freedom – available on Amazon

Kindle / Podcast

Fear Free Childbirth: Your Guide to a Stress-Free Pregnancy and a Fear-Free Childbirth  Alexia Leachman


The Big Stretch, Jenny Blythe &

The Big Stretch Sequel, Jenny Blythe &

Orgasmic Birth: The Best Kept Secret, Debra Pascali-Bonaro

How to Have an Ecstatic Birth: Changing the Paradigm (YouTube), Sheila Kamara Hay

Birth Story, Ina May Gaskin                            

Online Resources

Easy Childbirth with Optimal Fetal Positioning – 

Books, video, workshops to empower women and birthworkers

Empowering Women for a Positive Birth and Beyond 

Fear Free Childbirth – Free podcast and E-Book –

Pregnancy Massage, Essential Oils – 

International Birth Resources and Films exploring birth stories –

Sunshine Coast Complementary Pregnancy Practitioners

Acupuncture – Nadja’s Family Acupuncture –

                     – Patricia Kowal –

Breastfeeding – Meg Nagle –

Birth Support – Pernille Powel –

Pregnancy Yoga, Calm Birth, etc – Karen Schlegeris –

Sylvia Jenkin, Midwife –