29 episodes

Well, Actually... explores the logic behind physiological birth practices. Margo brings together her favorite information, ideas and quotes to synthesize her thoughts on a variety of topics, some you may never have thought about before, and some you may find yourself rethinking. This podcast is a production of the Indie Birth Association and IndieBirth.com.

Well, Actually Margo Blackstone

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Well, Actually... explores the logic behind physiological birth practices. Margo brings together her favorite information, ideas and quotes to synthesize her thoughts on a variety of topics, some you may never have thought about before, and some you may find yourself rethinking. This podcast is a production of the Indie Birth Association and IndieBirth.com.

    A Conversation about The New Return to the Great Mother: Birth, Initiation, and the Sacred Feminine with author Isa Gucciardi

    A Conversation about The New Return to the Great Mother: Birth, Initiation, and the Sacred Feminine with author Isa Gucciardi

    Isa is the author of The New Return to the Great Mother: Birth, Initiation, and the Sacred Feminine and I had her on the podcast to share more about how we might implement these incredible tools and perspectives into the work we are doing as mothers, doulas and midwives. Join us as we explore Isa’s […]

    • 50 min
    Badass Business Coaching for Birthworkers #5: Dez the Doula is Launching Her Doula Biz!

    Badass Business Coaching for Birthworkers #5: Dez the Doula is Launching Her Doula Biz!

    Dez is a full time entrepreneur already, doing life coaching and women’s empowerment work. Now she is adding on doula offerings and in this episode she get into the nuts and bolts logistical pieces of business building with Margo. SEO, web design, marketing and more. Tune in and get inspired to launch your business, too! […]

    • 58 min
    In the Midwife’s Office #5 – Processing Birth Provider Trauma and Preparing for a Homebirth

    In the Midwife’s Office #5 – Processing Birth Provider Trauma and Preparing for a Homebirth

    Join Margo and this sweet mama as they process her first birth, an induction in the hospital where she felt like she was disrespected and not given space to tune into her intuition. Gestational diabetes and hypertension (sort of) also played into her first story. She is preparing for a home birth this time, and […]

    • 55 min
    In The Midwife’s Office #4: Debriefing a Prior Postpartum Hemorrhage and Finding a New Way Forward

    In The Midwife’s Office #4: Debriefing a Prior Postpartum Hemorrhage and Finding a New Way Forward

    Join Margo and this 2nd trimester mama who had a postpartum hemorrhage with her first home birth, and is looking for ways to refind her confidence going into her second now. They also talk about hyperemesis gravidarum, the emotional aspects of vomiting, anterior cervical lips, coached pushing, placenta birth, and more. In other words, they […]

    • 1 hr 24 min
    In The Midwife’s Office #3: Visit With a 37 Week First Time Mama

    In The Midwife’s Office #3: Visit With a 37 Week First Time Mama

    Join Margo and this mama who has reached her “due window” and is excited to chat with a midwife outside the system about everything from labor preparation as a first time mom, to induction at 41 weeks (and how to not go down that road), to postpartum baby choices like vitamin k, the newborn screen […]

    • 1 hr 8 min
    In the Midwife’s Office #2: Visit with a 24 Week Mama- The Sweet Spot of Pregnancy

    In the Midwife’s Office #2: Visit with a 24 Week Mama- The Sweet Spot of Pregnancy

    Join Margo and this 24 week mama in a session where they talk about the second trimester of pregnancy, the culture of fear and how to step outside of it, blood volume expansion and nutrition, and setting realistic goals for the end of pregnancy (plus Margo’s favorite tip for swelling!) Margo is offering a limited […]

    • 55 min

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19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Holisticnursemomma ,

Love Margo’s wisdom

I got hooked on Indie Birth when I found the podcast “Taking Back Birth”. It’s so empowering so when I saw this pop up from Margo, I had to hop on! If you’re into holistic health and know what your body is capable of, check this out.

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