Ivy’s Birth – Amazing…just as we had hoped

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What an amazing experience birth was. With your guidance and our commitment we had a 10 hour intervention free birth. Just what we had hoped for. Our love for her grows with every day. She is adorable. Thank you again.  

Max’s Birth – Pain free labour

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She Births® was much more comprehensive than the hospital prenatal classes. The massage techniques with the partners were beautiful and it made it feel like more of a spiritual experience than just a physical one…A loving experience rather than a fearful experience and one which we can embrace with joy rather than feel helpless or […]

Leela’s Birth – A support circle that helps us trust the body

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A little angel is among us. The story of Leela’s birth through the eyes of her daddy… Under the waxing half-moon in the early hours of Thursday morning our beautiful daughter, Leela Rose was born in the quietude of our home. Prior to the birth we lovingly transformed the babies room into an intimate birthing […]

Freya’s Birth – A beautiful caesarean

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She Births® was really fantastic for me and Nick. Nick really got a lot out of it and thought you were a really special teacher too. The women’s circle in between was amazing and has totally shifted my energy – so we are big fans of you. Think you are an intelligent, sensitive and intuitive […]

Zoe’s Birth – Arriving at hospital 9cm

I have the most perfect little creature in my arms, I feel amazing. Zoe Lynette Koller was born at 7.40 pm on Friday 30 April 2010. The birth was incredible, thanks to you and a handful of others. 14 hours of pre-labour. 4 hours of labour – arrived at hospital 9cm dilated, and popped her […]

Teo’s Birth – Om’s and breathing

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I want to thank you for the She Births® course. Your passion for birth really is contagious. After your course, I felt empowered and ready to look deep into my fears. I said your affirmations every day and did your visualizations every night. I know it all helped. Not to mention the yoga! During labour, […]

Hugo’s Birth – Preparation creates empowerment

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To be honest I am very proud of myself to have been willing to give natural birth a go. Even the midwives in the private hospital sounded surprised when they heard I hadn’t had a pethidine shot or an epidural! Apparently that’s quite rare these days in there….and trust me there were a few ‘weak’ […]

Milla’s Birth – All that we wanted, thanks to you!

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Milla Chloe Briand was born at 2.14 am on the 14th of July 2010. Ben and I couldn’t have hoped for a better birthing experience. Labour was about 12 hours, all-natural, no tears or stitches. It was all that we wanted, thanks to you! We really enjoyed and took so much out of the She […]

Tilly’s Birth – Blissful Birth Meditation enabled her birth

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She Births® was a lovely transition from work to parental leave. It was relaxing, informative and fun and allowed me to concentrate on being pregnant and our imminent birth. I particularly enjoyed the way Nadine effortlessly involved my partner in the day and afterwards, we practised the meditations on our CD together. We had a […]

Sunny’s Birth – The mind can assist the body

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She Births® for us was the foundation for our birth, the course empowered me as a woman to trust in my body and gave me the confidence to use the breathing techniques, meditations, visualisations and active labour positions to assist in my labour moving forward peacefully and effectively bringing me closer to my beautiful little […]

Archie’s VBAC – Too much misinformation out there

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The birth was everything we had hoped for! Everything we wanted to happen happened and it was the most amazing and magical time for both Tim and I. Using all the skills and information from She Births® was invaluable and also having our doula meant we had so many resources. We were both really well […]

Max’s Birth – Dad talked me through the contractions

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We wanted to let you know that I gave birth to our baby boy Max on 9 April. He was born at 11.20 am after a strong 9 hours of labour. We arrived at the hospital at 9.30 am when I was 9cm dilated and had a water birth at the birthing centre with no […]

Miraculous Natural Posterior birth & a change of OB

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Hi Nadine Just a quick email to let you know that Alan and I had our baby boy in the wee hours of Saturday morning (today is day 5 – first day home). I had a fully natural birth, utilising various active birth techniques. It was a surprise posterior, so fairly challenging labour, but an […]

Isla’s Natural Posterior birth – Worth travelling interstate

Hi Nadine, I’ve been meaning to send you a quick email to say thank you for She Births since my daughter was born in April but am only just getting around to it now! My husband Lachlan and I attended your She Births weekend in Feb and our baby girl Isla was born on April […]

Milly’s positive epidural birth – Feeling in control and enlightened

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Hi Nadine, I’ve been meaning to write you an email for ages to say thank you for your amazing she birth course and beautiful yoga. It really helped me and my partner embrace our birth and I personally felt in control – even though our birth was far from what I visualised. My waters broke […]

Malia Rose’s water birth – Avoiding an induction

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Hi Nadine, Here are some pics of our gorgeous baby girl Malia Rose born on 1st March. After acupuncture, acupressure and lots of bouncing she arrived 10 days late & we were very happy to avoid the induction. I had the water birth I had hoped for and it all happened pretty quickly. Justin was […]

Evie’s Birth – From Magical Belly Breathes to the Postnatal Belly Belt

Hi Nadine, I just wanted to let you know that I gave birth to our beautiful baby girl, Evie Elisabeth Williamson, last Friday 6th January. Jason and I are very proud to tell you that we were had a completely natural birth and the “Belly Breaths” worked like a charm. After 7.5 hours of labour, […]

Tahnee’s 4 hour Water Birth – Visualisation was key

Hi Nadine! Nice to hear from you, I’ve been meaning to write. It’s going well! Our beautiful little girl, Tahnee Belle Clementson was born on the 9th of April. I went into labour on the 8th, which was my due date, who does that!? She’s clearly more punctual than her mother ? The birth was […]

Saskia’s birth – High BP transformed with She Births® techniques

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Dear Nadine….I have already recommended your course to many pregnant friends. Some interstate mates want to know if you’d do one in Melbourne- take She Births on the road! I am extremely grateful and also humbled by your generosity of spirit and knowledge about birth. Without a doubt, the weekend spent with you helped us […]

Olive’s birth – 4 hour labour

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Hi Nadine, Thought you might like to know I had a healthy baby girl called Olive! She is the most divine thing I’ve ever seen. I’m totally in love! I had an amazing birth, 10 hours pre labouring at home, sleeping in and out of contractions, having baths, listening to my birth playlist practising the […]

Eli’s birth – Our St. Pat’s baby born in 7 hours

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Hello Nadine! It is with great joy that I send you this quick email to let you know on Sunday March 17th at 7.16 am, Nathaniel & I welcomed into the world our little St Pats baby! Eli James Wayne Gerhardt was born at RHW weighing in at a big 4.25kg and 55cm long. We […]

Aubrey’s birth – Online course creates pain free labour

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We decided to start trying to conceive whilst on a wonderful family holiday to Ibiza in June. Within 3 months and within my first ovulation we conceived and were absolutely over the moon. I was so excited that I was pregnant after being so surprised it happened so quickly!! I took the test randomly one […]

She Births® changed my husbands mind about an holistic approach to Birthing

Sometimes there is so much information out there that parents to be may become a little septical of the holistic approach to childbirth education. But She Births® considers all aspects of an individual, including the body, mind, and spirit. A holistic pregnancy and childbirth recognize the impact of the mind and spirit, as well as […]

Birth Story of Calista by Louise

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From the words of Louise ‘While nothing can teach you quite like the experience itself, the She Births® course assisted us to have the conversations we needed, the preparation in weeks leading up to birth’ This is her beautiful birth story… Calista Inez was born at 11:29 pm, just two hours after we arrived at […]

Natural Birth Story of Twins Xavier & Cairo

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Magical Birth Story of how identical twins Xavier and Cairo came into the world. When we fell pregnant with our first child we planned to have a home birth. A beautiful, romantic, divine home birth. We engaged Sheryl, our amazing midwife, and began to prepare to welcome our child into our home in November 2013. […]

Birth Story of Twins Eden and Reuben by Sarani

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Beatuiful Birth Story from She Births® Mama Sarani who took the Full Online Birthing Classes to prepare for the birth of their twins. She describes her birth as empowering, calm and beautiful. She found that using the tools she learnt from the course helped her with visualising her birth during the meditations, connected with her […]

Podcast: S2, Ep4: Julia Jones, How to Care for Newborn Mothers.

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Welcome to episode 4, season 2 of the She Births® Podcast I am so glad you are here and able to tune in to my very candid conversation with the wonderful postnatal doula and trainer, Julia Jones. Julia is leading a worldwide renaissance in the way we care for Newborn Mothers. She is passionate about […]

Australian Birth Story of Delilah

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A beautiful story from the lovely She Births® Mama Julia Ashwood. A beautiful baby girl was birthed into our world this time last week, brought on by that big old full moon. And was she in a hurry! Waters broke at 5 am so after a quick morning check-in with the hospital they advised to go […]

3 Ways to Increase Your Fertility at Home by Rosie Matheson

Rosie is a passionate women’s health and wellbeing educator. Founder of Daughter of the Hive Rosie can be found regularly facilitating international Bliss Baby Yoga Pregnancy, Post-natal and Yoga for Fertility teacher Training Courses; attending births in her role as a qualified Doula; running specialised workshops for healthy menstruation, and leading support groups and Women’s Circles […]

The birth story of River, as told by She Births mama, Lauren Edwards.

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Describe your birth experience in 3 words: Intense, physical and positive. How did your labour start? I was a week overdue, and I had a stretch and sweep to get things going. It started with normal period pain type of thing and then all of a sudden I lay down and my waters broke. And […]

Lulu’s Birth – Like running a marathon

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I gave birth to Lulu Aurora Postiglione on November 4th 2009 at 1:47 pm and she weighed 3.410kg. I had a great birth, just like the videos we watched! All-natural, no drugs and no stitches! The breathing was fundamental and I didn’t realise what a psychological experience it is – really like running a marathon! […]