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Homebirth of LJ- 18/01/2017

Homebirth of LJ- 18/01/2017

Steph and I had always talked about starting a family and we knew our biggest challenge would be the “how”. Late in 2015 a close friend offered to make our dream of having a child a reality and with a…

Homebirth of Norah- 15/11/15

Homebirth of Norah- 15/11/15

We have been married for almost 8 years. We knew we were complete without children. However, our heart was always open and I had a longing for a baby. I was told by a doctor after several investigations that I…

Homebirth of Poppy Mae- 29/09/15

Homebirth of Poppy Mae- 29/09/15

It was an unexpected but happy surprise for us to find out that we fell pregnant again- with number 5! I was very keen to have another homebirth. My first 3 children were born in a local public hospital and…

Birth of Iman- 09/03/15

Birth of Iman- 09/03/15

We planned to try for a baby about a year after we got married. I expected to have some trouble getting pregnant given my age but I was able to fall pregnant straight away. I was initially traveling quite well…

Maria & Serge’s Birth Story- 17/05/15

Maria & Serge’s Birth Story- 17/05/15

I fell pregnant literally after the first attempt. To follow was a healthy and uncomplicated pregnancy, which allowed me to remain reasonably active. Our plan was to give birth in the nearby public hospital. We thought that giving birth in…

Homebirth of Vienna- 10/12/14

Homebirth of Vienna- 10/12/14

We fell pregnant after one try. Leon and I had been together for eleven years and we felt ready to bring another person into the picture. We talked about homebirth but booked into a nearby hospital because at the time,…

Homebirth of Ella- 01/02/15

Homebirth of Ella- 01/02/15

2012 I had my fertility tested in 2012 because I was approaching 40 and knew I wanted a family. From that we discovered that there was no problem with my fertility and my egg health was actually that of a…

Birth of Aarav- 21/01/15

Birth of Aarav- 21/01/15

I was about 4 weeks pregnant when I called my midwife. The first thing she asked me was where I would like to give birth… My first baby was born at home. It was a truly wonderful experience and I…

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