Yo responds to the NBC article, discusses freebirth in the context of radical feminism, responsibility & rights, and touches on why standing for women's rights is totally congruent with opposing the sex and surrogacy industries. Contact Yo or book a session at www.freebirth.ca.
Do you lie to your kids about Santa Claus?
I won't lie to my kids about Santa. They are going to get the straight-up truth.
This is (truly) one of the most controversial topics I've ever covered, and yet every year, I receive messages and emails from women asking me to re-publish this essay. It's become one of my classics!
Find out why (and how) I stay true to my convictions around Santa, and Christmas.
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In this episode, Yolande interviews the wonderful Maryn Green, from Indiebirth.com!
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In this episode, Yolande talks about how she makes homeschooling work for her family.
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This is part 2 of a 2-part series during which I converse with three amazing women--one of whom is the mother of five babies, and had an unassisted birth (or family birth) for her fourth, followed by a birth attended by regulated midwives in Nova Scotia. We discuss regulation, personal responsibility, and the ups and downs of navigating within and outside of the system.
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In this episode Yolande talks with independent birth-workers Natalie Arsenault and Kate Varsava, and a mother, Renee, who tells the stories of her 5 very different birth experiences, including a freebirth, and a birth attended by regulated midwives. This is part 1 of a 2 part series, delving into some of the repercussions and implications for mothers, of regulated midwifery. For more information, please check out www.bauhauswife.com
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In this episode, Yolande discusses how to approach aggression, hostility and violence in young children, and ways to address and diffuse difficult situations with our children, through peaceful connection, rather than punishment, rewards, or threats.
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This second episode of The Bauhauswife Podcast is part one of a two-part series on gender and aggression. In this episode, I focus on a discussion of gender, and how the system of gender pervades all areas of life, including how we parent our children, consciously and unconsciously. Check out www.bauhauswife.com for my writing on freebirth, pregnancy, attachment, mothering, family, feminism, homeschooling, nourishment, outrageousness & dissent.
The inaugural Bauhauswife Podcast! In this first episode, Yolande talks about porn culture, and the effects of porn on families, and society, as well as the usual mention of freebirth, mothering, feminism, family, spirit, nourishment, outrageousness and dissent. Find more at www.bauhauswife.com.