I am so grateful to Hypnobirthing Australia for their course and empowering women to have the calmest births

Madeleine’s Birth Story I did the hypnobirthing Australia course in July 2020 before the birth of my first baby. I also researched a lot about hypnobirthing and birthing options. In my family my mum and sister both had traumatic births and I was determined to have the calmest birth possible. I tried to block out … Read more

Birth story – Keeley and baby Arlo — The Positive Birth Company

PREGNANCY: The first and second trimesters were fairly straightforward. Some early nausea, an increase in headaches and allergies, but mostly not too bad. At 38 weeks, I started to get severe lower back pain and pelvic girdle pain. This was really quite disabling. I had been quite active throughout pregnancy (swimming, walking and yoga) but … Read more

3 Vibrator Myths to Forget

Since I’ve started working full-time as a sex educator, I don’t think a day has gone by where someone hasn’t shared a vibrator myth with me. Sometimes they’re asking “hey, is this a thing?” and other times, they’ll talk about the myth as if it’s a fact. Either way, vibrator myths are pervasive — and … Read more

Birth story – Rosie and baby Rae — The Positive Birth Company

I was really lucky to have had a pretty straightforward pregnancy, bar some pelvic girdle pain in 3rd trimester (which was massively helped by seeing a Chiropractor), pretty bad acid reflux, and a lot of paranoia about reduced fetal movement, but each time we went in for monitoring there was never a cause for concern. … Read more

We both came away feeling so calm, confident and informed, excited even for the big day

Sarah’s Birth Story After struggling to conceive and having to go through IVF, my actual pregnancy was a breeze. I would go as far as to say I absolutely loved it, with only a few ‘off’ days in the first 15 weeks. At the start of the 2nd trimester I began doing a pregnancy yoga … Read more