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We just want them to be happy. Since the baby came along it has decreased rapidly and we had to come to a mutual understanding that it needed to graduate down a bit, but then I wasn't willing to say 'no you need to stop now. Like, follow and subscribe to This Morning! That will be their choice, just as we have made ours. Everyone does the best they can, but how does that impact on parent and child? She said: 'With both my births it took six days for the umbilical chord to fall away naturally. For them, this stretches to letting them choose their own bedtime. Picture: Barcroft Media Source:Getty Images The parents accept that reading and writing are imperative life skills but do not want learning to be forced upon their children and Ulysses can only recognise basic letters and numbers.

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The mother-of-two said: 'We basically spend lots of time in nature. The Unconventional Parent blog covers parenting topics from raw food to vaccinations and positive discipline. Both children were born at home. Uly pretty much picks up his own bed time, but as we don't have a school routine in morning he is then able to wake up when it suits him. Adele, who shone at St Albans High School for Girls in Hertfordshire, had a conventional, financially secure upbringing.

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Qualifications include: yoga teacher, foundation level science degree, Spanish and linguistics degree and previously working as a nutritional advisor. She said: 'If you use plants and herbs you target the bad without attacking the good bacteria as well. We don't believe it protects you from cancer. Adele feels very strongly about full-term breastfeeding and her five-year-son still regularly feeds from her bosom for comfort 'In my knowledge, it's perfectly safe and it worked beautifully for us. My mission is: to inform, not preach; to share, not advice and to connect, not alienate. They reflect back to us what we show them.

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After their daughter urinated on This Morning, Adele and Matt Allen defend their heavily

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Adele, 32, and Matt, 33, from Brighton, call their parenting style 'Off-Grid Parenting' and their children Ulysses, five and Ostara, one, are therefore both still breastfed, have never visited a doctor and will not attend a mainstream school Matt said: 'We did collect a lot of information but essentially it was just this feeling. It's more important to us for them to interact with animals and plants and learn about the environment than it is for them to have big sets of plastic toys. She said: 'Ulyssess does still nurse from time to time. Normally we put the baby down to sleep first. So it was just a matter of transporting it to the toilet or to the kitchen. Already at this young age she is thinking about what she can pick from nature and eat. As writer and blogger Adele, who is penning a book called The Unconventional Parent, eloquently tried to explain the challenging concepts behind their alternative lifestyle, all eyes were on Ulysses and Ostara.

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Adele gave birth to both her children completely unassisted and with no medical intervention with only her husband Matt by her side 'If I had something serious like cancer, I would definitely take the natural path. Picture: Barcroft Media Source:Getty Images Aside from a hospital trip with Ulysses following an asthma attack, the Allen children have never seen a doctor or received vaccinations. Adele, 32, and Matt, 33, from Brighton, call their parenting style 'Off-Grid Parenting' and their children Ulysses, five and Ostara, one, are therefore both still breastfed, have never visited a doctor and will not attend a mainstream school. They share their story with Eamonn and Ruth. To start, their two kids — Ulysses, 5, and Ostara, 15 months— were both lotus births, which means their umbilical cords were not surgically removed, and were instead left to fall off naturally.

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Adele said: 'I don't have an issue with that. There is no need for him to be able to read and write at this age anyway. They dreamed of a nice house, fancy car, the children at high-achieving schools and all family holidays abroad. Have the space for freedom and access to wildlife in it's natural state. Natural medicines only in this household. Her father, a council executive, suffered a fatal heart attack when she was five. But their parenting style came under fire after a July 20 appearance on This Morning in the U.

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When Adele, a writer, fell pregnant with her son, the couple's controversial methods felt completely natural to them. I don't know of any known cases where it's gone wrong. For the past eight months, the family of five have lived in a one-bedroom flat in an emergency social housing block. She said: 'The thought of giving birth in a hospital just didn't appeal to me because of many reasons - mostly the observer effect. In the park, there's a big herb patch and she likes to pick and eat the mint leaves.

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Share Adele and Matt also decided to have 'lotus births' meaning the placenta and umbilical cords were not surgically removed at birth. Photographs show them looking like models from the pages of a luxury lifestyle magazine. But will Ulysses and Ostara grow up to thank or resent them for it? Dr Zoe and Dr Ranj answer all your health questions, stay stylish with Gok Wan's fabulous fashion, be beautiful with Bryony Blake's top make-up tips, and save money with Martin Lewis. Adele said: 'Our ultimate ambition is to move towards self-sustainability. Matt said: 'The whole process of doing it in a completely different way has been an amazing journey and a learning curve for all parties involved. What they do have is breast feeding on demand until they decide when they want to stop. Matt takes whatever work he can find as a health coach, but would rather trade services for goods than submit to more conventional employment.

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