Vaginal Birth After 2 Cesareans…Comfortable with Hypnobabies!

Brief background: 1st c-section for twin boys – scheduled due to baby positioning; 2nd c-section for youngest boy – scheduled due to my own misunderstanding of VBAC risks; successful VBA2C at 41 weeks, 1 day on 9/20/11 using the Hypnobabies home-study course for Persephone Maria …  As the days after her “due date” kept passing …

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Mom Gets a “Free Lunch” at Bruegger’s Bagels During Her Early Birthing Time!

Our third son and first hypno-baby was born on November 17.  I’ve been wanting to share our birth story with the group ever since, but I had no idea how long it would take me to finish writing it now that we have a newborn, a two-year-old, and a not-quite-four-year-old!  Anyway, I finally finished it…only two months later!  I …

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Miley’s Vaginal Birth after 4 Cesareans, Success Even with a Mean OB

I was told 19 years ago that I could never have a vaginal birth. This was told to me when I was pregnant with my first child by my doctor. Everyone told me I was just too little and I was just not made to birth a baby. She was a c-section and I had 3 …

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Amazing, Empowering HBA2C

My 40 week visit with my midwife was on Thursday 9-24, at 40 weeks 4 days. We were doing bloodwork and a 24 hour protein as I had had continued high BP since 32 weeks and we wanted to rule out pre-eclampsia. I had my midwife check me and asked her to do a membrane …

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Fast Easy VBAC of Eva

My baby girl was born March 5 at 11:26pm in a natural, drug-free VBAC! After dropping my son off at Montessori on Wednesday, I went walking at the mall with another Montessori mom. Just as we were finishing, I got a message that Ian was sick so I went to pick him up early. He …

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Jameson’s Natural VBAC Hypnobabies Birth Story – Very Empowering!!

I wrote this for broad consumption so I used colloquial terms, not Hypnobabies terms. I plan on sharing this story  far and wide as I advocate for the safety and beauty of natural VBAC deliveries. This is a very long story, not because a lot happened, but because I experienced a lot while it was …

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Home Birth VBAC Helps Mom Come Full Circle

With my first child, I planned to have an out-of-hospital birth at a birth center. At 41w 5d, the midwives decided that my blood pressure was too high (160s/90s) to be out of hospital and referred me to a practice of midwives in a hospital for an induction that night.  Cervadil was followed by magnesium …

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Avery’s Wonderful Hypnobabies Hospital VBAC

I started having some PWs around 9 last night. Nothing too intense, so I thought they were just more Braxton Hicks. I was tired and decided to lay in bed and watch TV at around 10. PWs were still coming, but they weren’t that strong. At about 10:40, I felt a pop. I knew it …

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Does a Hypnobabies Birth Have to be Totally Comfortable to Be Wonderful?

Of course not…each birth is a different experience and Moms can use their Hypnobabies tools while preparing for birth and during and after.  Here is a great birth story of a mom who used and loved Hypnobabies.  She did have discomfort AND a wonderful birth! Mine is not a typical “inspirational” hypnobabies story, but the thing …

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Gabriel’s Birth–Wonderful Water VBAC!

So, here i am, hopefully able to post the whole story today. I think i’ll add a BOP just in case about the pushing stage, which was nonetheless amazing, and a section after that, as i had a little trouble with my pressure going down. but still, i hope despite the slight hitches, it’ll encourage …

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