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Homebirth of Melia- 10/12/16

Homebirth of Melia- 10/12/16

Giving birth is as beautifully personal as it is universal, with hundreds of millions of women having gone through pregnancy, labour, and delivery. I figured if they could do it, so could I. And I could either make a big…

Homebirth of Eve- 19/04/17

Homebirth of Eve- 19/04/17

If I had known at the beginning of my pregnancy that I would be in labour for 7 nights before giving birth, my story may have been a little different. But I didn’t have a crystal ball, so I moved…

Homebirth of Indi Moon- 30/06/18

Homebirth of Indi Moon- 30/06/18

Little miss Indi Moon arrived in the most beautiful way on Saturday night 30/06/2018 at 9:46 pm. An unforgettable, perfect and undisturbed birth. Our midwife was a beautiful calm & knowing presence and Simone (our Doula) and Lacey (Birth Photographer),…

Homebirth of Oakley- 27/11/17

Homebirth of Oakley- 27/11/17

Homebirth was a no brainier for me. Having been a doula for many years I saw much of women’s and babies autonomy and power stripped away and far too many interventions and interference to feel comfortable under hospital care unless…

Homebirth of Estelle- 30/03/18

Homebirth of Estelle- 30/03/18

Preconception My partner Leigh and I had decided that we were both at an age where we thought it would be a good idea to start trying for babies.I had been told that it was harder to fall pregnant after…

Homebirth of Violet- 16/12/2017

Homebirth of Violet- 16/12/2017

I had been told by a few different doctors that I may have trouble falling pregnant due to health issues so my partner Brad and I began talking about whether or not we wanted children. We had been discussing it…

Homebirth of Rylie- 15/02/2017

Homebirth of Rylie- 15/02/2017

October 2015 I first found out I was pregnant in October 2015. As a first pregnancy, I didn’t have a dating scan since my cycles were quite regular. The first few weeks were tiring and stressful. I was emotional and…

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…

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