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what a beautiful labour

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Alexandria and Matthew who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Bryony Bugg of Beefearless Hypnobirthing based in Cyprus as well as running On-Line courses.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! During this pregnancy I felt very anxious after a traumatic first birthing experience. I had a lot of self-doubt and blamed…

I never gave birth in the car park!!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Jade Edwards of Embrace Hypnobirthing covering Dorking, Surrey.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  My partner and I were lucky enough to become pregnant for the second time at the beginning of the year. We decided…

asleep on the operating table!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Vicky and Sam who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Sabrina Taylor of Taylormade Birth covering the Nottingham area. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! My positive “home birth”  birth story….   So, I finally gave in to a sweep on Tuesday 24th…

I was in complete shock that we were now both parents

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Natalie and Aiden who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing course with Charlotte Inkpin of Hypnobirthing with Charlotte, covering the area of Braintree, Essex.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  To say I was worried about giving birth would be an understatement, in actual fact I was petrified!   If it hadn’t been for Charlotte,…

By 6:30am the midwives had gone and we were tucked up in bed, looking forward to a perfect first Christmas together.

At this gorgeously festive time, whether you are celebrating or not, I wanted to send you the warmest of wishes and a whole bundle of love.  We’ve delved into the archives to find a festive birth story for you all to enjoy.  Merry Christmas one and all   We loved hearing Grace’s beautiful birth story with…

Soon after, I felt the “ring of fire” that I’d read about for the baby’s crowning

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who live in California, they found The Calm Birth School Facebook site a massive help during pregnancy and labour.  Jessica (Mum) also found reading the book ‘Birthing from Within’ very informative and helpful.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  Hi,   I wanted to…

I was silent and just completely focused on my breathing

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth, covering Bromsgrove and Worcestershire  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  10am on the 5th July I started having surges, I was 40+6 weeks and so ready to meet our baby! At…

I was convinced I was having a boy

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Lacey and Troy who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course as well as weekly relaxation classes with Tatiana Walker of Nova Vida Birthing, covering Melksham, Trowbridge and Chippenham.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  Thursday 6th August 5pm I had a sweep – 6 days overdue,…

I was in control of my breathing, listening to classic fm

This week’s birth story comes one of our lovely Instructors Leanne Biela, who owns and runs Baby Gems pregnancy and baby wellbeing, covering areas in the West Midlands  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  I am Leanne Biela owner of Baby Gems pregnancy and baby wellbeing.  “Hypnobirthing changed my outlook on pregnancy, labour and birth”   I trained and…

Pregnancy, pandemic and cancer!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Beccy Angove of The Beautiful Birth Club, covering Gloucestershire and The Cotswolds  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!  Pregnancy, pandemic and cancer!   At 26+5 weeks pregnant lockdown began.   Lots of classes had already been cancelled, I managed…

We had 4 paramedics, 2 midwives, my mother and my husband

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth, covering Bromsgrove and Worcestershire Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!   When I opted for a homebirth at 36 weeks I was slightly apprehensive. This was my second baby, the…

She emerged with such speed

This week’s birth story comes from the lovely Anna Demetriou one of our very own Instructors!! She can be found at This Mother Can and she is based in Philadelphia, USA. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! Despite all of my preparation, I was the fool who believed the hearsay that second…

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