birth

We were finally going to meet our amazing rainbow baby

Thank you to Zoe and Simon for sharing their Calm Birth Experience with us! This lovely couple attended an in person TCBS course with Jenie Scholes from Empowered Bumps who is based in Southport, UK. “In September 2018 my husband and I found ourselves gazing at a positive pregnancy test with a combination of joy…

A perfectly wonderful breech caesarean

This week’s story comes from a lovely couple who did a course with TCBS Instructor Jenie Scholes in Southport, UK. I reached out to Jenie when I found out I was pregnant with baby no.2 and set my heart on a natural birth after having to have a caesarean with my little boy due to…

it was a moment of relief and happiness that still gets us both when we talk about it

Thank you to Hannah and Jon for sharing the story of Jesse’s birth. This lovely couple did a TCBS Hypnobirthing course with Anna Owen from Rock Your Birth based in Worcestershire, UK. “With our ‘EDD’ 11 days behind us and the ‘induction’ word being thrown about, we were keen to continue doing all we could…

We are lucky to have been blessed with a very chilled-out baby

Thanks to Sarah & David from Skipton, Yorkshire in the UK for sharing their story with us! This lovely couple did a TCBS Hypnobirthing course with instructor Jessica Shipley from The Calm Mama Co  “We were lucky enough to undertake a private hypnobirthing course with Jess, which was fantastic as it meant that the content…

This was the only moment during labour I became fearful

“I woke up around 11:30pm with light surges, so I went to the bathroom and then headed straight back to bed before my excitement could keep me awake. At 1:30am I awoke again and the surges had gotten stronger, another trip to the bathroom revealed I had a bloody show. This was the moment I…

We were all asleep by 4am and slept through until 8-9am the next morning!

A few weeks ago I received an email from a lovely lady who had given birth back in 2017- it is NEVER too late to send your story into us! Thank you Lizzie for sharing your wonderful story! – “It’s has taken me a long while to write this all down and now I’m 32…

I was already 10cm… had been sent to sit in the canteen and eat a pasta bake!!

This week’s birth story comes from one of my lovely pregnant Mums who attended a face to face Hypnobirthing course I run in my local area with Enhance Your Birth (based in Solihull, UK).  Many congratulations to this lovely family.  Thank you so much for sharing this with us.  “Hypnobirthing was most definitely a huge…

Attention Truth Tellers!!

?ATTENTION TRUTH TELLERS? Badasses. Queens. Women. We have all been lied to. All of our damned lives. The lie has damaged us. It has broken our confidence. Clouded our judgements. Caused us to think that we are weak. Well no more. Rise up! Rise up! The lie is that Birth is an awful, terrible experience.…

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…

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