Birth Stories

Abigail’s Birth Story

Just wanted to post and say I had Abigail early Thursday morning just after 5am. My birthing time started at about 8:30pm Wed night. I had visualized my birth being about 8 hours so right on the money. We called my parents once we were sure it was time so they could watch Ethan. I …

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Alex Chase Arrives!

Alex Chase was born May 14 at 4:28 AM He weighed in at 8 lbs straight and was 19 1/2 inches long. Little Alex was a gentleman and let Mommy see his big brother sing in church for Mother’s Day.  After that though, he was ready to come (or maybe just Mom was), and BOY did he come fast.   I’d …

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Beautiful Birth of Grace

Thank you to Kristall for sharing her birth story with us! I don’t believe in love at first sight. My husband won’t mind me saying this as he feels the same about me hahaha – we were best of friends for years before we grew in love with each other.Ok I lie, I didn’t used …

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Fill your mind with positive birth stories and videos – Enjoy Birth {day 4}

Actively seek out positive birth stories.  Reading books like Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth Journey Into Motherhood   Reading birth stories on websites Hypnobabies PregnancyBirthandBabies can fill your mind with peaceful images of enjoyable births. Even if the moms telling their stories chose a different kind of birth than you, just knowing their encouraging stories …

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Zia’s Wonderful Birth

Zia May’s HypnoBabies Birth Feb. 4th, 2010 About a month and a half before giving birth to my then genderless child, I wrote a note that I called my Manifest List which I slept with in my pillow case. This list covered all of the characteristics that I hoped for my child to have, and …

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Kale’s Birth Story

Thanks to Nathalie from the Hypnobabies Yahoo Group for sharing her story with us. This is my birth story for my first child, born November 19, 2011. Hypnobabies definitely helped me stay calm and positive throughout the entire experience, and made labor very easy to manage! Read on for more. As first-time parents, DH and …

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