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Birth With Joy
113 minutes | Jan 16, 2018
Allyson & Alex Grey
Allyson and Alex Grey tell us about how they met, their early years of art and psychedelic exploration, visions of God, they're mission to "build an enduring temple of visionary arts to uplift a global communtiy", their decision for a conscious conception and the birth story of their daughter, Zena. Two of the most insightful, compassionate beings. This episode is full of sprit, wisdom and lots of laughs .
56 minutes | Nov 21, 2017
BirthTube!!! What's That?! ~ With Paige LoPinto
124 minutes | Oct 24, 2017
Birthing Kali ~ Midwife Danielle Kitt
Midwife Danielle Kitt gets deep into the knitty gritty and very personal account of her birth story. Danielle was my apprentice for 2 years and is a dear friend of mine. Perhaps the nature of our relationship allowed us to dive deep into her process as well as her commitment to openess and interpersonal growth.
78 minutes | Oct 17, 2017
"Queen Mother of a Midwife Movement" ~ Shafia Monroe
Midwife Shafia Monroe shares the personal birth stories of her 7 children and we delve into topics of the disappearance of the African American Midwife. Shafia will inspire you! Her life's work has been centered around the re-emergence of the African American Midwife, and a mission for training in cultural competency across the board and improving infant mortality rates in black communities. Her latest move was the creation of the movement MOMA (Midwives, Others & Mothers Alliance against police violence). In this episode you will learn more about this and find out how you can get involved.
53 minutes | Oct 3, 2017
Born in a Purple Schoolbus!?
Midwife Joy (Me) shares the birth of her first son, Mountain who was born in a schoolbus. This is an intimate and vulnerable story where she bears it all and shares it all. Also, some encouraging words on the state of the world and the current events which are effecting us all collectively. You don't want to miss this episode!
77 minutes | Sep 26, 2017
Mamas Gonna Livestream Her Rainbow Birth! ~ With Jennifer Rettig
Jennifer Rettig plans to livestream her birth! Her guess date is November 5th. In this intimate interview she shares with us details of her prenatal history, including 4 birth stories as well as her feelings about this upcoming livestreamed "Rainbow Birth".
71 minutes | Sep 19, 2017
Chinese Medicine Ecstatic Birth ~ Cecilia Yao
An ecstatic waterbirth at age 41, Chinese Medicine Wisdom, and a lot of humor. Cecilia Yao grew up immersed in Chinese medicine theory and shares this ancient wisdom here with us and how it relates to pregnancy, birth and postpartum. This is a story of faith and how she trusted her own inner wisdom and even refused a blood transfusion after massive blood loss in favor of using her Chinese Medicine method. The results are astonishing!
37 minutes | Aug 15, 2017
Dreamy Outdoor Waterbirth with Mary Jane Remer Veatch & Denis Veatch
A story of what birth can be like when we have the support and love we need while we surrender and unfold into motherhood.
53 minutes | Aug 8, 2017
Letting The Divine Flow Through You ~ Miscairrage ~ With Jesse Remer of Mothertree
Challenging us to reframe our thoughts about miscarriage, Jesse Remer of Mothertree is a breath of fresh air as she invites us to trust the process of it ALL.
51 minutes | Jul 11, 2017
Gail Hart ~ Part 2 ~ Teachings of a Wise Woman Midwife
Diving in to topics of normal physiological birth, orgasmic birth, oxytocin, licensing for midwives and much more.
39 minutes | Jun 27, 2017
Gail Hart ~ Part 1 ~ Fall in Love With an Amorphous Baby First
Wise Woman Elder Midwife Gail Hart shares her well earned wisdom about the inherent perfection of normal physiological birth. Other topics include; the changes in midwifery and obstetrics over the past 40 plus years, feminism, breastfeeding in public, statistics, licensing for midwives and possible reasons for the dramatic rise in cesarean section.
87 minutes | Jun 1, 2017
From Double VBAC to Unassisted Yurt Homebirth
From double VBAC to unassisted homebirth. Overcoming the trauma of sexual abuse, sex trafficking and induction. This mama found a way to reclaim her personal power through the birthing process.
66 minutes | May 2, 2017
Unnecessarian ~ Mother Turns Poison Into Medicine
If you have had a c-section and are trying to make sense of things and heal your psyche, this episode is for you! If you are pregnant and wish to avoid a c-section, this episode is for you! If you suffer from migraines and are searching for the cause and cure, this episode is for you! A powerful story of a mother's exploration into the societal tension patterns around birth which ultimately led to an unnecessary c-section. Her unabashed willingness to share the stages of grief leading to her empowerment is refreshing and touching. This mother turned poison into medicine and became her own healer. She shares with us how the meds from her surgery magnified her migraines and ultimately unearthed the root cause so she could heal them.
58 minutes | Mar 4, 2017
Just Say No ~ To Induction ~ with Sara Place
Sara takes a leap of faith at the eleventh hour of her pregnancy. This is a story of the courage it takes to stand up for what you believe in and to trust your intuition in the face of a multi billion dollar force to reckon with.
49 minutes | May 11, 2016
Born Breech in an Ambulance?! With Orcas Island Paramedic Patrick Shepler
Chief Battalion Paramedic of Orcas Island Patrick Shepler tells us some stories from a paramedics perspective.
104 minutes | May 8, 2016
Mexico, Texas, and SF with Sophia Bernadette!
86 minutes | May 5, 2016
Birth Bliss Bubble (Mudita).
Midwife and host Joy Jech explains her theory of the birth bliss bubble and tells the story of the birth of her second child.
68 minutes | Apr 23, 2016
A Hopeful VBAC ~ Brittney Hamlin, Part 2
Britney Hamlin tells the story of her second birth.
101 minutes | Apr 20, 2016
The Hidden Treasure in Adversity ~ With Brittany Hamlin
Brittney shares the hidden blessings she discovered when her birth did not go as planned.
65 minutes | Apr 14, 2016
Clitoral Stimulation During Birth
Ashley describes her ecstatic birth experience!
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