hospital birth

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,…

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…

don’t birth the head too quickly!

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Anna Demetriou  of This Mother Can covering  online and Philadelphia (USA). Lauren gave birth at a birth centre attached to her local hospital in London, in March 2020 – days before the first lockdown was declared in the UK owing to COVID-19. Thank you for sharing this wonderful…

highly recommend hypnobirthing to all expectant mothers

This week’s birth story comes from a lovely couple Hollie and Robert who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Charlotte Inkpin of Hypnobirthing with Charlotte, covering areas across Braintree Essex.  Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with is!    Our first-born son, Theodore, arrived on the 27th September 2020 and it was an entrance to the world I will…

surges can’t hurt you they are you

This Weeks birth story comes from a lovely couple Lilly and Ben, who attended a TCBS Hypnobirthing Course with Charlene Scantlebury of Good Vibes Calm Birth Hypnobirthing, covering the Bedfordshire area    Thank you for sharing this wonderful story with us!  On the evening of Sunday, the 27th September I was starting to get really restless after dinner, I was up and moving about and my…

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,…

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…

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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