The Free Birth Podcast

Emilee Saldaya
Reflections of Kristin's Wild Pregnancy

Reflections of Kristin's Wild Pregnancy

Today we have a wonderful talk between my friend Kristin and I, about her second pregnancy, and first fully autonomous, wild pregnancy. Kristin has much wisdom to share, as she reflects on the lessons she’s learning and how she is navigating this space and time of her life, becoming a mother of two. Kristin was on the first season sharing about her euphoric birth and difficult postpartum, so check that out if you want to hear more from her.

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Emilee Saldaya
Growth Restriction & Freebirth: Laura's Story

Growth Restriction & Freebirth: Laura's Story

After a terrible first birth in the hospital, Laura knew she wouldn’t return. She resolved to freebirth at home with her second baby, and tell us of the awkward navigation it took being a military family choosing something so radical. Laura came to her own conclusion that to have a licensed midwife in a home birth would be bringing the hospital to her, which she did not want. What would have been a highly medicalized birth in the system, was a normal and ecstatic birth at home, even with her baby’s growth restriction and double nuchal cord. Laura then freebirthed...

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Emilee Saldaya
"What You Wish A Big Sister Would've Told You": Emilee's Appearance on the Honey Talks Podcast

"What You Wish A Big Sister Would've Told You": Emilee's Appearance on the Honey Talks Podcast

I have something a little different for you this week, I’m sharing an interview I did with Katya Nova from her podcast, Honey Talks. I’ve gotten pretty comfortable being the one interviewing so it’s always fun to be on someone else podcast and switch it up! So this time - I’m the one interviewed. Katya and I’s conversation turned into something VERY powerful that I am proud to share here with our listeners. We get deep into some of my favorite topics, conscious conception, sexuality after childbirth, matriarchy, and some pretty personal stuff about me and my life.

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Emilee Saldaya
Decide, Commit, Succeed: Gracie's Roadmap to a Blissful Postpartum

Decide, Commit, Succeed: Gracie's Roadmap to a Blissful Postpartum

Today we’ve got a fiery episode with my good friend Gracie. Upon discovering the option of Freebirth halfway through her pregnancy, Gracie fired her midwives, dove into educating herself, and recently birthed her first child in total bliss, witnessed by only her wonderful husband. Gracie is no stranger to living bold and in her truth and shared her whole journey publicly with her followers through social media. And be warned, we say the f word, a lot.

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