Today, I’m in conversation with mother, doula, herbalist and activist, Julie Bell. Julie is the heart behind Blissful Herbs, and if you’re a homebirthing mama in Australia, chances are you already know exactly who Julie is, and you’ve probably even got a Blissful Herbs tea or tincture sitting in your cupboard somewhere. If you haven’t come across Julie and her beautiful work yet, then you’re in for a real treat in today’s episode!
We talk about:
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RESOURCES MENTIONED IN TODAY'S EPISODE:
Join me for my FREE live masterclass, “Reclaiming the Sacred Blueprint for Birth”
Midwives, Witches and Nurses: A History of Women Healers, by Barbara Ehrenreich & Deirdre English
CONNECT WITH JULIE
At her blog about birth, ‘The Melbourne Doula’
At her blog about Christianity and faith, ‘It is for Freedom’
Until next time - stay wild, mamas!
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Intro and outro music: "Bloom", from the album The Jasmani Garden by Deya Dova, with the kind permission of the artist.
Cover image by Briony Goodsell.
I'm living and mothering on the unceded Country of Dharawal people, and I gratefully acknowledge their ongoing work - and the work of indigenous people everywhere - in the service of thriving life on earth.