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Sing Your Baby to You

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SoundBirth is about “Singing Your Baby to You” before, during and after the birth on ALL levels – physical, mental, emotional and spiritual.

I believe that the most important part of our job as a Mother is to build and maintain an emotional connection with your child. The more connected or “attached” you are the more you are able to “read” and meet the ever changing needs of your growing child. This leads to a happy and content baby and a fulfilling...

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My Second SoundBirth

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My First SoundBirth
My first SoundBirth was one of those “ecstatic” births.  At home.  Floating in water.  Making beautiful toning sounds with the sound of a crystal singing bowl…until the end of course when I let out my usual primal scream!  It was a much shorter birth than the previous two, also at home in water.  I put it all down to the use of my voice and crystal bowl…and decided to share these awesome tools with the world…hence...

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SHUT UP!!! More "Enlightened" Ways to Deal with NOISE!

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The kids are screaming, the dog is barking, the washing machine is spinning, the dishwasher is humming, the TV is on, the ipad is beeping and I feel myself getting more and more irritated as I try to put my tired baby back to sleep for the fifth time today…

I start thinking thoughts like:


  • “Why can’t the kids just be quiet for once!”
  • “Nobody cares that I have to put the baby to sleep”
  • “Will that bloody dog ever shut-up!”
  • “I can’t...

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7 Ways to TINKLE Your Chimes!

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So you have just received your beautiful Koshi Chimes and now you are wondering where to hang them and what you can do with them!  Here are some of the ways I have used my chimes and ways I have heard other people using theirs over the years...

DOORWAY TINKLE

People often ask where to hang their chimes.  So far I have hung mine in some of the doorways in my house using one of those hooks that have a sticker on the back (you can buy from supermarket).  Whenever I go through the...

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Bringing and Ancient Tool into the Modern World

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This is what I spoke about at the Australian Homebirth Conference in March 2016.  I'm sharing this for those who couldn't be there.  Enjoy :)

The Most Ancient Tool in the Universe!

Sound, heard and unheard is everywhere and everything.
 
Sound has been around since before the beeping of technology, the brumming of cars, the singing of humans, the roaring of dinosaurs and even before the BIG BANG that created our beautiful planet.
 
Sound has the power to destroy walls, create...

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You ARE Musical

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Have YOU ever thought of yourself as "musical"?  Or are you one of those many people who tell themselves and others that you are definitely NOT musical! Or that you don't have a musical bone in your body.  Or that you can't sing.  Or that if you did sing everyone would run a thousand miles away!

Well, I'm here to tell you that whether you believe it or not, YOU ARE MUSICAL!  That you were BORN musical when you released sound from your mouth after your birth into...

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