An Unassisted Homebirth During A Global Pandemic

“Having had an extremely positive first labour, as the time neared for my second I was so calm and excited about the experience — which if you have read my first birth story, you will know that first time round I started off feeling absolutely terrified of the prospect of labour! This time I decidedContinue reading “An Unassisted Homebirth During A Global Pandemic”

Positive Caesarean Birth – Sarah’s Story

Like many, my birth ‘plan’ was to have spontaneous labour, a water birth and to nail it using just breathing and gas/air. Mister man had different ideas though and was frank breech from 33w. We researched anything that may help to turn him, and began with holistic methods – we did moxibustion most nights, alongContinue reading “Positive Caesarean Birth – Sarah’s Story”

Baby Bonnie – Dealing With A Change in Plan!

I woke up early Monday morning around 2:30am thinking my waters had broken – I had a little trickle. I then started with mild period cramps. When Gary’s alarm went off for work, I told him I had a feeling she’s coming today! I spent the morning bouncing on my birth ball and contacted theContinue reading “Baby Bonnie – Dealing With A Change in Plan!”

The birth of Grayson – Birth Centre

“Having had a difficult pregnancy due to severe sickness and some complications we attended a hypnobirthing course mainly because we wanted to make the remainder of the pregnancy and going into labour as positive as possible as opposed to being fearful. We were also keen for my partner Alex to have an active role inContinue reading “The birth of Grayson – Birth Centre”