In the 21st century, more and more women are deciding to delay starting a family (if they want one, of course – #notallwomen!) and focus on career at the point where previous generations of women would have been having children. This is largely due to the arrival of the Pill and other female contraception, as …
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Your guide to ethical pregnancy, birth & baby-raising.
My name is Gudrun Getz and I’m a full-time mother, writer and postgraduate researcher. I set up this site to help you navigate all things ethical and natural pregnancy, birth and mothering.
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Blogs on ethical pregnancy
Take a look at some of the early signs of pregnancy you can feel even before your missed period. Includes free pregnancy nutrition guide!
Discover the best vegan pregnancy vitamins available in the UK in 2021. Compare vegan-friendly prenatal multivitamin supplements and single nutrients at a quick glance. Plus download a FREE 6-page guide to where to find your vital pregnancy vitamins in vegan foods.
Blogs on ethical birth
When I was pregnant and due to birth my daughter Ursula back in 2018, I was fully on-board with the life of an Amazon Prime member. Everything you need in one place, quick delivery (not unlike Ursula!) and what I thought were the best prices in town. That’s where I got all my natural pregnancy …
Discover what you really need to pack in your eco-friendly hospital bag AND what you really DON’T need! Includes free downloadable checklist with space for your own additions.
Find out everything you need to know about hypnobirthing and how to get started with this powerful natural childbirth technique. Includes 10 FREE positive birth affirmation printables!
Blogs on ethical baby-raising
Learn the ten crucial steps for setting boundaries with family and dealing with unwanted advice when you’re pregnant or have a new baby.
Everything you need to know about baby-led weaning on a vegan, vegetarian or other plant-based diet. Includes free printable vegan baby nutrient guide!
The top 12 evidence-based reasons why sleep training your baby is harmful to them and to you. Includes a FREE 15-page mini guide on what you do instead to help ethically reach more optimal sleep.
blogs on ethical motherhood
Discover Ecofeminist Mama’s top 15 tips for a more eco friendly Christmas and sustainable holiday season! Includes up to £50 off your UK gas and electricity bill!!
If you think about jobs a modern, empowered, feminist-leaning woman might do, let’s face it – being a stay at home mum probably isn’t one of them. The women’s liberation movement of the 1960s quite rightly drew attention to the rough deal women were getting by being domestic by default, with feminist writers like Germaine …
“Do call us if you ever get lonely, won’t you?” These were my boss’s parting words as I left my temp job in the city, 35 weeks pregnant and off to have my first baby. It was an odd thing to say, I thought: why would I be lonely? I was about to have a …