Born in France, Claire (1971) and Christophe (1969) have graduated agronomists. Married in 1994, they have welcomed 9 children,born on the 4 continents where they have been living. Claire and Christophe chose to live each birth in the heart of their conjugal intimacy, in order to preserve the well-being and the full respect of both mother and her baby,and to give a sacred nature to this happy event. Conscious of the richeness of their experience, they share in this work their knowledge in matters of natural and self-managed childbirth lived in couple.
The authors report the path that leds them to a Natural and Self-managed Childbirth. They share the necessary seeds: state of mind, emotional aspects, preparation during pregnancy. Then they describe step by step the stages of a childbirth lived in couple, from the first warning signs until the umbilical cord fall. Finally, are revealed the benefits of such a birth : profits at all levels for the baby, the mother, the couple, the family and the society.
Richly illustrated, this book is intended to be pedagogical and practical, but also poetic and philosophical. Written in a clear and concrete style, it is designed to be of both useful and enjoyable. This makes it an easy to read book, fun to read and nourishing for all who wish understand the art of natural and peaceful birth lived in the heart of conjugal love.