All over Germany the midwifery shortage is palpable. The insurance companies and the politicians are not only ignoring the fact but they try and assure you that in their knowledge there are enough midwives out there.Read More
For an example, will one insurance cover the partners costs at a birth preparation class others do cover a pregnancy yoga class.Read More
In some countries sitting down and writing a birth plan is as normal as we all find online shopping.
In Germany it is less common.
There are 8 Birthing House options for you in Berlin
Like with hospitals you do not need to stick to your district, but keep in mind
Eating healthy is sometimes, who am I kidding, most of the times not easy while breastfeeding, you know what I mean?Read More
Almost all women I have met who wanted to breastfeed shared the fear of not producing enough milk. This is thankfully more of a myth than reality,Read More
I started to cry. Not just a little, no, I sobbedRead More
What is the German style?
A German baby will always, always wear a baby body, as we call it, a vest as an undershirt.Read More
Once in a while I want to share interviews I did with other midwifes living and working in Germany.Read More
Some I had to buy, some where already there. But all in all things I am very happy that exitsRead More