A Mighty Roar: The Birth Of Aurora

A Mighty Roar: The Birth Of Aurora

This is Paula’s story: Pre-birth waffling With my firstborn, there was no indication of her impending arrival until my labour started and she was born 24 hours later. At 37 weeks with Aurora, I started getting little nigglings each night that suggested she would...
I am NOT lucky

I am NOT lucky

Lucky? Lucky? You think I’m ‘lucky’ for having the birth that I did? Hmm, let me unpack this a little bit for you. Having to travel over two hours to birth simply because I had twins. Lucky? Attending my first hospital appointment with my twins to find out that an...
You are not smug

You are not smug

I read an article the other day, which irked me beyond comprehension. This article labeled women who prepare for a natural birth, or who want a positive experience of birth as smug. It also suggested that these women were intentionally putting their babies at risk in...
The Birth of Olive

The Birth of Olive

Rosie and Jon attended my August Hypnobirthing class and they both totally embraced the Hypnobirthing philosophy! I love the way Rosie describes herself as being “happy, excited and calm” during labour. Rosie’s story: I knew something was happening...