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He weighed a whopping 10 lb 1 oz!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth covering Worcestershire. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! After a difficult first birth which ended up in assisted delivery I was really hoping for a more straightforward second birth, ideally…

I’m so proud of the pregnancy, labour and birth

This week’s birth story comes from the lovely Charlotte who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Jessica Shipley of The Calm Mama Co covering Leeds, Bradford and Skipton. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with us!   My pregnancy with my third baby was going pretty much as I expected. I was consultant and…

I didn’t get overwhelmed and instead I felt present throughout the labour.

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth covering Worcestershire. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! “I decided to start hypnobirthing very late into my second pregnancy. My first experience of labour was difficult as I became overwhelmed…

I was giddy and could have jumped for joy if I didn’t have a baby’s body coming out of me!

This week’s birth story comes from the gorgeous Georgina Forsyth one of our very own Hypnobirthing Instructors from SONO Mum covering Aberdeenshire. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! Hypnobirthing has given me the strength and tools to birth my way! I hope my birth story gives support and helps normalise birth as…

My mentality changed, and I knew I could rock this birth!!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Owen of Rock Your Birth covering Worcestershire. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is! Brace yourselves; it’s a long one.   Pregnancy hadn’t been quite the glowing time I had been hoping for.  The sickness started…

Transformed toddler friendly living room to calm, tranquil birth space

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Gina and Nick who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Plus Course with Jenie Scholes of Empowered Bumps Hypnobirthing covering Merseyside, North Cheshire and South Lancashire. Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!   The homebirth story of Jensen “Sorry…it’s a long one!   This story…

When Positive Thinking just isn’t enough….

Today’s blog post is all about the negative aspects of thinking positively about your birth. Yes, you read that correctly. There ARE negative aspects to thinking positively about your birth. We get it a lot with clients that are in their second or third pregnancy. Perhaps, they’ve dabbled a little bit with hypnobirthing in the…

Are You Using Your Brain??!

Sometimes, when we are faced with people in authority telling us what to do, we revert back to teacher – child, or parent – child mode and find ourselves agreeing to things that we don’t really understand.  Or feel may not be quite right for us, just because the consultant or the midiwife told us…

Rip Up Your Birth Plan!

I hear quite often that people are told not to make a birth plan because there’s absolutely no point as nothing ever goes to plan anyway.  This is a really dangerous recommendation – if you don’t write down what you would like to happen in an ideal scenario, then nobody is going to know what…

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