hypno birth

The best position to give birth in…

The best position to give birth in…

How do you decide what position to be in during labour?

Birth is just like going for a poo!

Birth is just like going for a poo!

There are many parallels between going for a poo and giving birth.. this post could totally change the way your approach everything!

Positive Birth Story: Induction for a first time mum

Positive Birth Story: Induction for a first time mum

An induction for IUGR (or a slow in baby’s growth)- just goes to show that even in the face of difficult decision making, birth can still be amazing!

Positive Birth Story: A Spanish Home Birth

Positive Birth Story: A Spanish Home Birth

A home birth story from a first time mum living in Spain. 

Positive Birth Story: First Time Mum’s Home Water Birth

Positive Birth Story: First Time Mum’s Home Water Birth

First baby born at home. Even navigating baby being back to back and coming out like superman!

The Most Important Science Lesson of Your Pregnancy

The Most Important Science Lesson of Your Pregnancy

If you understand ONE thing about birth, let this be it!

So you've got to give birth on the Labour Ward?

So you've got to give birth on the Labour Ward?

Wave goodbye to hypnobirthing and a positive birth then right? WRONG! If being on the Labour Ward feels like a safe and positive choice for you, then there is PLENTY you can do to make it positive.

Positive Birth Story: Vaginal Breech of First Baby

Positive Birth Story: Vaginal Breech of First Baby

An utterly incredibly vaginal breech birth story from a first time mum.

Is Birth a Feminist Issue?

Is Birth a Feminist Issue?

So this blog post started its life as a post about fear of birth.. it seems to have morphed into a Feminist rant, but a rant I think needs raising..

Are you pregnant? And approaching the BIG DAY with even a hint of ‘I can’t even go to the dentist so how on earth will I ever manage giving birth?’

If you think about it, Labour is just Exercise!

If you think about it, Labour is just Exercise!

Birth is simply the tensing and relaxing of muscles! How does it all work?