Mother Nurture, Postnatal

Postpartum Sitz Bath with Calendula

Calendula is renowned as a medicinal, healing plant and has been used for centuries for healing wounds, burns and rashes. The sunshiney flowers are also a traditional remedy for boosting the immune system and lifting the spirits – you only have to look at them to feel better. I wanted to share here their use… Continue reading Postpartum Sitz Bath with Calendula

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Postpartum Healing Wrap, Massage and Baby Massage

Lucy offers two types of postpartum treatment. The first is a flexible session for new mothers along with their babies and is suitable as soon as you feel ready to leave the house. The second is a postpartum abdominal massage and healing wrap which really requires that you are able to leave your baby with someone else so you can completely relax.

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Postnatal Yoga Resources

Welcome to my postnatal yoga resources! Here you will find a collection of articles, videos and audios I have collected together over the years and continue to add to. If you are currently on a course with me I will be pointing you towards some of these links as we go through the course. You… Continue reading Postnatal Yoga Resources

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The Pelvic Diamond

I find this a really helpful way of experiencing the area of soft tissue we commonly call the “pelvic floor”.   Once you can feel and sense this diamond shape area of muscle you can work with both contractions and relaxations to keep the area toned. These exercises are for all women and are suitable both in… Continue reading The Pelvic Diamond

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There Is No Going Back To Normal

The transition into motherhood can be challenging – we are navigating new territory in our bodies, daily rhythms and lifestyle. I am often asked how long it takes to ‘get back to normal’, but for me that's not the right question. Every pregnancy is a rite of passage - a transition in to something new… Continue reading There Is No Going Back To Normal