Birth Story

  • Meeting Koda

    Meeting Koda

    I had the perfect set of birth preferences typed out neatly in an A4 document. It was so perfect my midwives actually kept the copy I gave them during labour to use as an example for future Mums to be....

  • Meeting Parker

    Meeting Parker

    My birth journey started with the plan to go to the birthing centre. I knew that I didn't want an epidural or unnecessary interventions. It seemed like a happy middle ground where I could still be close to help if...

  • Meeting Bronte

    Meeting Bronte

    I had an elective GA C-section and had a magical birth experience.  This was my second and last birth. About 7 months after my first daughter was born by emergency C-section, I developed vision changes and long story short, I...

  • How to increase your breast milk supply - a Lactation Consultant tells us

    How to increase your breast milk supply - a Lactation Consultant tells us

    If you’re concerned about your milk supply, you’re not alone. Lots of mamas worry that they have a low milk supply. Happily, for many women, low milk supply is a temporary issue. While there’s no magic bullet that will instantly...

  • newborn triplets

    Meeting Sofia, Giuliana and Valeria

    Meeting Sofia, Giuliana and Valeria TW: premature baby, medical termination images I have two stories. One is of heartbreak, and the other of pure joy. In 2021 I fell pregnant with our first baby, Valentina. I had a relatively easy...

  • Meeting Connor

    Meeting Connor

    Meeting Connor Before I share my birth story, I feel that I first need to say that I normally wouldn't share something so personal. But because of my experience, I think it's something we need to be more open with...