antenatal

All the techniques kept me calm and focused

Thank you to Charlotte and Jonny for sharing their birth story with us! This couple did a private Hypnobirthing course with the lovely Jessica Shipley, founder of The Calm Mama Co in Yorkshire, UK. When my labour started I felt calm and relaxed remembering all the techniques Jess taught me. I got in the bath and…

“I would recommend hypnobirthing to everyone”

Thanks to the lovely Laura for sharing her birth story with us. Laura did a TCBS course with one of our instructors. Yvonne Hopkinson from Relaxed Birthing.  We cannot predict how birth will go and there is definitely no “succeed or fail” when it comes to giving birth but the techniques you learn on a…

I LOVE telling my birth story!

Thank you to Megan & Peter for sharing the birth of baby Ruby. This lovely couple did a face to face course with TCBS Instructor Anna Owen from Rock Your Birth based in Bromsgrove in the UK.  So here is Ruby’s birth…….  “It’s taken me a long time to get round to writing this but…

I felt calm, in control and I had this lovely idea of how it would go

Claire and Ed did a hypnobirthing course with TCBS Instructor Anna Owen from Rock Your Birth (based in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, UK) via Skype. The couple were expecting their first baby and had planned a home birth. “Due to the hypnobirthing, I wasn’t feeling worried about my birth – I had my affirmations written on post…

I just want to tell you a little story…

Oh! Hey there! I just want to tell you a little story… There once was a girl who was very afraid of… (pretty much anything could be inserted here) birth. She was afraid of ALL the PAIN and she was afraid of ALL the DRUGS. She got pregnant. She felt more fear (so much fear).…

“I am so proud and happy with his birth”

This weeks story comes from Bex & Moby who did an ‘in-person’ TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with the lovely Jennifer Scholes from Empowered Bumps Hypnobirthing in Southport, UK. Its short but it oh so sweet!  “I am so proud and happy with his birth would love to share. This was my first baby and we home birthed…

“You can do this! You got this!”

This weeks birth story comes from one of our on-line students, Kimberley Longoria (who had her baby back in 2016, which proves it is never too late to send your birth story in!). In 2008, I had my first child, a beautiful baby girl, in the hospital. I thought my water had broke, but it…

I feel justified in saying that this was MY perfect birth

This me. Age 29. After the birth of my second child. I cannot tell you how much I love this photo. It fills my heart every time I look at it. I can see and feel the joy that I experienced in this moment. I don’t use the word ‘perfect’ lightly and I feel that…

“I was so afraid. I was so uneducated about birth. I had no idea…”

This is me aged 27 pretty much straight after the birth of my first child. This was the start of it all. The start of a journey that led me through 2 more births, into parenting 3 children and the beginning of understanding myself more.   I was so afraid. I was so uneducated about…

Although I had no control! I felt IN complete control!

This weeks birth story is the amazing twin birth of two beautiful baby boys – Meet Huey & Huxley! Kizzi & Rich did an in-person Hypnobirthing course with Tracey Harper from Birthing Calmly. “Ok so here goes on my birthing story… x So after hoping and praying for a natural birth, my babies had other…

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