The Free Birth Podcast

Emilee Saldaya
Kim and her Freebirth: The Final Chapter

Kim and her Freebirth: The Final Chapter

We are closing out season 2 with the final episode of following Kim and her freebirth journey, bringing us to today’s episode: her freebirth and fourth trimester. Be sure to go back and listen to to the previous 3 episodes that follow her wild pregnancy and prep for her upcoming birth, which includes her challenges with hyperemesis and the many lessons conscious conception, pregnancy outside the system, and impending labor taught her. 

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Emilee Saldaya
How Sabali Made Her Freebirth Happen

How Sabali Made Her Freebirth Happen

The word that comes to my mind when I think about this week’s guest, is refreshing. Sabali is a true inspiration to me, with her deep sense of self and no bullshit attitude. In Sabali’s first birth, she was literally abandoned by her birthing team during her home birth, and therefore eventually transferred herself to find support. So when she got pregnant with her second child, she was already highly attuned to what did and didn’t feel right. So halfway through her second pregnancy, she left her providers in the system, and prepared for her freebirth.

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Emilee Saldaya
A $15 Freebirth: Brandi and Her Four Daughters

A $15 Freebirth: Brandi and Her Four Daughters

Brandi impressed me with her self awareness, humility, and connection to truth. After a typical industrialized birth, she goes on to have a surprise breech birth, in the water, at home. Then has another child at home, midwife attended. It’s with Brandi’s fourth daughter that she decides to freebirth, in the very bus her family lives in. Brandi shares her honest journey with her many lessons, in this week’s episode. 

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Emilee Saldaya
Screaming To The Goddess: Nancy’s Freebirth

Screaming To The Goddess: Nancy’s Freebirth

Over a decade ago, my friend Nancy attempted a home birth in Sweden that was unfortunately sabotaged by licensed midwives. This launches Nancy into healing, learning, and even becoming a birth worker. Finding herself with a new partner, in a new country, Nancy describes the beautiful journey of consciously conceiving her son in Mexico and birthing him in total power and freedom.

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