Ashley’s Fourth Birth: Born in the Bathroom before midwife arrives!

February 8, 2014
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Here’s a bit of my history, before I get to the birth! This is my 4th baby, my previous 3 were all born at home. I had a lot of fears about having another baby and after getting pregnant I very seriously considered having an elective c-section. Then I started looking into hypnobirthing. I felt […]

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Kendra’s second birth: A positive labor-induction without an epidural

October 8, 2013
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A Birth Story: Madelyn Kai Sooo, I had pushed my induction date as far as I possibly could.   June 10.  Eight days past my due date and just 6 days before my mandatory travels began.  I kept on giving the baby the benefit of the doubt; I thought for sure if I gave her the […]

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Lindsey’s first birth: Fast, comfortable water birth at Better Birth in Orem

September 5, 2013
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Lindsey and Michael took my HypnoBirthing classes and finished the Daddy Doula Training the day before their baby was born! They had a fantastic, quick labor where ALL of their birth preferences were honored. This story is told from Dad’s perspective. My favorite part is where he says Lindsey “bellowed just a bit” when she […]

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Kirstin’s first birth: Quick hospital birth before the doctor arrives!

September 5, 2013
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This is a really fun birth story. Mom birthed so quickly the doctor didn’t make it. My favorite part is the nurses telling her to hold her breath and push, while mom ignores them and breathes her baby down and out in 3 minutes!  Thinking back it all really started Thursday August 29th.  I went […]

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Carleigh’s Second Birth: Quick, Natural Hospital Birth; Great Example of the Fetal Ejection Reflex

June 28, 2013
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When James and I decided to try for another baby, there were a lot of discussions on how we wanted to handle this birth. I’d had a wonderful experience birthing my daughter Elijiah, but I will be honest and say I did NOT know all the options I had, or the choices I could make. […]

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Devin’s First Birth: Natural Water Birth at IMC Hospital in Murray

June 21, 2013
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This story is a great source of inspiration for couples who are planning a natural hospital birth. I absolutely love this birth journey for several reasons:  Mom sleeps during early labor and stays relaxed at home for as long as she is comfortable being there. This couple chooses patience over pitocin. They decline the midwife’s […]

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Kelsy’s Third Birth: Homebirth after Two Cesareans

June 11, 2013
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Trusting My Nature and Intuition: Our Natural Homebirth after two Cesarean Sections My birth story truly begins with the journey of my pregnancy. My first son was breech, which wasn’t discovered until after I’d already had my water broken, so I was only given the choice to have a c-­ section. Between my two sons, I […]

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Erin’s First Birth: Beautiful Birth Story from Two Different Perspectives

June 10, 2013
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Ender’s Birth from Mom’s Perspective: Early Thoughts  As a little girl I couldn’t wait to become a mother. I loved the idea of loving and caring for a little one. However, I also remember complaining about being a girl because we were the ones who had to go through the supposedly painful ordeal of giving […]

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Kira’s First Birth: Four hours of labor; Almost birthed in the parking lot of the Birth Center!

March 17, 2013
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When a woman births without fear, her body can open very quickly, just as it was designed to do. Even in a first time mom! The NUMBER ONE benefit of preparing for your birth with HypnoBirthing is that it helps to eliminate fear and increase confidence in the birth process.  My Birth Story: Kira Ritchie […]

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Janell’s First Birth: Quick, comfortable labor to 10 cm; Mama remains calm and focused on her baby during c-section

December 30, 2012
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Hi Laura! Feel free to pass this on to whomever you feel may benefit from it. I TRULY had a wonderful pregnancy, labor and delivery! It really went so smooth and I felt so good throughout. HypnoBirthing is really an amazing thing to be a part of and I now know first-hand that HypnoBirthing can […]

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