The birth story of Henry

In May 2018 my husband and I found out we were expecting a baby, which was super exciting news after over a year of trying and some infertility issues. I was lucky enough to have a relatively easy pregnancy with few symptoms and was able to stay fit and active, running until approximately 24 weeks…

The birth story of Samuel

Hi Carla,We welcomed Samuel into the world on Boxing Day after an amazing HypnoBirthing experience!  My water broke at 3.15 am and contractions started a few hours later around 5am I relaxed at home until 6.30 but then left for the hospital before our daughter woke up as we knew she would be clingy. Once…

The birth of Hugo

  Hugo was born on the 16th July 2018.  His parents attended a full HypnoBirthing course with me for their first birth and recently attended a refresher class… then this happened… Hi Carla Just letting you know that baby was born on 16 July! We called him Hugo Frederick.  It was a spontaneous labour at…

Aria’s birth story

I’d had pre-labour surges everyday, every night for weeks, my body was getting ready for birth slowly, just like it did last time.  So I knew that one night at some point the surges would just continue and wouldn’t stop until there was a baby 🙂 This is how it had happened for the birth…

Preparing your dog for your newborn

Before baby arrives 1. Make changes to your dog’s environment now If you are planning to move where your dog sleeps, eats, rests or hangs out don’t wait until your baby arrives as your pet may associate this (potentially unwanted) change with the arrival of their new sibling.  Rather, get prepared early by moving your…