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Packed full of information from me to you to get you thinking about the birth of your baby and beyond 

What I Hate About Being a Mum

What I Hate About Being a Mum

That constant thought that if I was more organised or worked harder I could be better….get more done. That I would waste less time and therefore solve the things that are holding me back. The word productivity. I hate that if I say I am a full-time mum is not a...

Natalie’s Birth Story

Natalie’s Birth Story

I’d just like to share my wonderful home birth with you. And take the time to say thank you to you so much for helping myself, Nathan (Husband) and Harvey (Big Brother) with our hypnobirthing, we feel this was a huge part in our birthing experience and it...

My Biggest Fear as a Hypnobirthing Teacher

My Biggest Fear as a Hypnobirthing Teacher

This is a biggy for me and something I have to do a lot of personal mindset work around. Because as I sit in the circle, surrounded by the eager faces ready to start their workshop…my biggest fear is that I disappoint you. Not in the way I deliver the course, or...

Flying Solo

Flying Solo

My week without my baby has been a weird and wonderful week. I am in a hugely privileged position that I have willing grandparents who offered to take my Mini Blossom to the caravan for the week so I could….well do whatever the heck I wanted. And as I sit here writing...

My Top 10 Pregnancy Resources

My Top 10 Pregnancy Resources

Pregnancy and birth are such minefields of information it’s easy to get lost amongst the fact and fiction. Just exactly what should you trust? As someone who teaches hypobirthing sessions and who is blinking passionate about antenatal support and information for...

Abdominal Birth Vs C-Section

Abdominal Birth Vs C-Section

You might have heard this term this before, if not let me introduce you. I’ve talked about ‘Caesarean Births’ for as long as I’ve taught Hypnobirthing , preferring this over the term C-Section and definitely more than Emergency C-Section. (Which for the record, an...

Kate’s Birth Story

Kate’s Birth Story

Kate was the first person I worked with after the birth of Baby Blossom, so the emotions were running high on my side, even more full of the wonder of childbirth than usual! Cosy winters nights, talking about birth in front of a log burner and fairy lights, it was...

Sinéad’s Birth Story

Sinéad’s Birth Story

**Trigger Warning - Positive Premature Birth Story, E doing really well ** Sinéad's birth story is a fantastic reminder that hypnobirthing is for all births, not just the low risk, straight forward, plain sailing type pregnancies. In fact hypnobirthing may be even...

Beckah’s Birth Story

Beckah’s Birth Story

It was a proper joy to work with Beckah...having a VBAC was massively important to her and she is so passionate about birthing and empowering women and breastfeeding it was hard not to go off on a massive tangent and start putting the world to rights. She put the work...

Zoe’s Birth Story

Zoe’s Birth Story

I met Zoe early on in her pregnancy feeling worried and anxious about her birth. When we started the course at 34 weeks, she was so committed to doing everything she could to get rid of those feelings, it was amazing. Few people are able to be so honest with...

My Story is NOT YOUR Story

My Story is NOT YOUR Story

Grab a cup of tea and snuggle up to read Heather's story, it's a good un! I love this for lots of reasons and am externally grateful for Heather for taking the time put this together. She birthed her way and this had a massive impact on her experience. It was so...

Why Due Dates Are Codswallop

Why Due Dates Are Codswallop

Due dates are tricky. It’s such a common thread on Pregnancy groups. ‘I’m 40+5 week, my baby is overdue, how do I start labour??’ Due dates are guess work, a guide at best. There are so many variables when calculating a due date that it is just not a reliable number....