Birthing Stories

These are birthing stories from moms. If you would like to share your birthing story, please click here.

Alovahs birth story

03 March 2017 I woke up in the morning, Set  my daughyer Natalia off to school with her dad.  I went back to sleep. My helper left for the day at around 9am … I said goodbye and returned to bed. I woke up again at 12h00 time to fetch my daughter from


Birth Story

The 4 November 2015, late afternoon I could not believe it for the very first time peeing on a stick and the result was positive. I had in my life peed on a few sticks but always negative. Luckily we had one for the morning as well. Good grief I am pre


Anre

At 41 weeks pregnant awaiting our little baby. But still no sign. Of her arrival. My head set on normal birth but at our second last visit our doctor said “if she doesn’t com by next week we do a c-section. ” after 10 months of preparing my head for no


Jonelle

There is always something to be thankful for! Have you ever sat through a moment when you look around yourself and you feel lost? You feel like this isn’t your life. This isn’t your experience. This isn’t how it’s supposed to be. That’s how I feel now.


Mary-Ann

So as I sit down and begin putting my absolutely amazing VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) story into words I realize what a profound journey it has been!!! I’d like to start off by saying that I personally don’t believe that any type of birth is “wr


An extraordinary creation which amazes every parent

An extraordinary creation which amazes every parent, a joyfull journey as you feel the first flutter of butterfly kicks in your tummy till the day you realize this is it, your long awaited baby is making his way into the world, my name is Sherona Sadew


A happy but unexpected C-Section

I always wanted to go through normal birth; I hadn’t even thought of having a C-Section. Every time I went to the doctor’s appointment he told me I don’t need to worry I can deliver my baby girl via normal birth. The last time I went to the doctor’s of


My Journey with Harper

Every pregnancy, birth and baby website is cramped with the loveliest natural birth stories and only contain a few C-section birth stories here and there, so I thought I’d share a bit of what my experience was like. My Journey: Pregnancy, birth and rec


27 Week Angel

On the 8th August, I had my 27 week check up. Every thing seemed fine that morning, I had a healthy pregnancy, no morning sickness, little-to-no stretching pain, no complaints. I walked into the rooms thinking we will just see how well our angel’s grow


Itchy and pregnant? It could be serious…

I had a perfect pregnancy, or so I thought. No morning sickness, no stretch marks, and a small neat bump. My baby was happy, and I felt really connected to her. I spent my pregnancy focusing on the birth itself, certain that I was going to have a 100%