Incredible, unplanned, home birth

For a lot of mums-to-be, the thought of not making it to hospital on time, and giving birth at home without a midwife, is a terrifying thought. But second-time mum, Nikki, who came to my pregnancy yoga classes, handled it beautifully. Not only does she say, “yoga and hypnobirthing helped me to achieve my dream […]

Amazing birth in the car on the way to hospital!

This is the glowing face of a true Superwoman, who birthed her baby in the car on the way to Stoke Mandeville Hospital – without any medical assistance – and still describes her birth as ‘incredible’. I felt a bit concerned sharing Michelle’s amazing birth story as it’s the second birth, involving birth in the […]

Beautiful first-time birth in the pool

First-time mum Naomi and Steve are the most lovely, chilled couple you could meet, so I knew their birth would go brilliantly. Naomi came to my pregnancy yoga classes throughout her pregnancy and she and Steve did a group hypnobirthing course with me – and together they committed to the techniques at home. I’m pleased […]

Speedy induction, despite pre-eclampsia

Katy’s Birth Story After a relaxing weekend of yoga and a hypnobirthing course (with Better Birth Company), I was feeling very excited for birth. I had been apprehensive about the birth, so to have the feeling of excitement was a refreshing change! I was 37 weeks and it was half term with lots of little […]