Category Archives: Peaceful Beginnings

Biographical information about Kate and/or birth assistants

“Consent”

Kate recently posted a picture to the Peaceful Beginnings Facebook Page of a poster with these words: “It’s not consent if you make me afraid to say no.” Many U.S. women who opt for the typical medical model of maternity … Continue reading

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The Placenta

One of the questions we ask after your home birth is, “What do you want us to do with your placenta?” Often our question is answered with a question: “I don’t know. What do people do with their placentas?”   … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Care in Pregnancy

One of the best-kept secrets in prenatal care is that visiting a chiropractor can help ensure good spinal, neural and pelvic health, help ensure optimal baby positioning, and help pave the way for better birthing in general. Michiana has many … Continue reading

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