Pregnancy and Childbirth

Pregnancy Diary #2: A Tale of Two Births

Miss A birth

My First Experience: Miss A (39 weeks 5 days) When I had my first daughter, it was pretty hard to recount the birth in detail for this blog. My hypnobirthing instructor asked about my experience and I told her about it in an email, then decided to just post what I wrote to her so I didn't have to relive it again…

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Pregnancy and Childbirth

How To Experience Childbirth WITHOUT Fear or Pain

Baby and mother laughing

Do you fear childbirth? The mere mention of the word "childbirth" is probably enough to make most women cringe. Thanks to Hollywood's portrayal of childbirth in movies, it is almost programmed in us that childbirth is meant to be a chaotic, painful event filled with murderous screams. My purpose of writing this post is to reassure women who fear it…

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Pregnancy and Childbirth

My Hypnobirthing Birth Story

Family photo

  This is my birth story which I sent to my hypnobirthing instructor, Kathy:   I gave birth a week ago on 12 Feb. I guess my story kind of goes like many of the other hynobirthing ones- that no one believed I was in real labour because I wasn't audibly screaming in agony. I also progressed through the final…

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