Tim’s birth story

Tim’s birth story

First time mum Charlotte used her 5,4,3,2,1 relax and surge breaths to get through a long labour, she was mobile and strong and asked for what she needed The advice of the midwife at my 40 week appointment was to encourage the onset of labour by pretty much any means...
Benjamin’s birth story

Benjamin’s birth story

Becky did group classes with me for her first birth: Grace’s homebirth story – which was a long labour that ended in an unplanned home birth. Becky had been told she was ‘too calm’ to be in established labour and sent home from hospital. This...
Bronwen’s birth story

Bronwen’s birth story

First time mum Liz and her husband Jim used all the techniques they’d learnt to manage an induced labour. I love how Jim reassured Liz to ‘just keep on doing your own thing’  Our daughter Bronwen Rosina Gregory arrived with a roar on 28th October,...
A natural second birth story

A natural second birth story

One of my mamas had an amazing first-birth after doing my private classes, here she tells us about her second amazing birth, which was, like the first, a completely natural water birth.  You can read her first birth story here – a quick natural birth A natural...