Katy Cat, the newest member of the Midwife Diaries team is curled up hedgehog style on our yellow throw covered mattress. We're between sofas right now as we've just moved. Katy Cat's not thinking much. Cats don't consciously think nearly as often as humans.
I think there's good midwifery knowledge to be learned from them. Please bear with me here, it might look like I'm straying into harp playing dolphins territory. But there's science involved and if you've ever wanted to hone your intuition, you'll find this post fascinating. (more…)