“Great news is that Evelyn arrived in the world exactly as we’d hoped, she did everything right”

By Kat | June 29, 2016

We are delighted to introduce baby Evelyn to you, who was born on Sunday evening. The hypnobirthing practice was worth it’s weight in gold so massive thanks to Kat for that! We had a natural…

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“all the midwives were very impressed that I seemed to know just what to do”

By Kat | June 23, 2016

An inspiring birth story highlighting how thorough preparation helps both mum and dad recognise signs and phases of labour so they engage with birth confidently and calmly. Thank you for sharing with us Catriona and…

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“You gave us a shared understanding and reliance on one another that manifested itself in the most amazing ways in those days and then final intense hours of the birth.”

By Kat | May 8, 2016

We wanted to introduce you to our bundle of joy, baby Daphne, who was born on Friday morning around 9am She was two days post due date and came naturally which overjoyed me to every…

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By Kat | May 4, 2016

Hi Hypno Team, Here’s Reggie, our beautiful baby boy who decided to come last Tuesday. And we couldn’t have done it without Sunday nights with you wonderful lot. When Amy woke up in the morning…

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“We had a great birth experience thanks in large part to you hypnobirthing class.  We really enjoyed the class and will gladly recommend it to friends.”

By Kat | May 4, 2016

Hi Kat, Michael and I were very pleased to meet our son, David Finsbury, on April 25.   Below is our story! All the best, Zoe, Michael and David I awoke at 2am on April…

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“Your techniques aided with allowing me to birth in as much comfort as possible, despite both times labour being unexpected and in otherwise less than ideal surroundings.”

By Kat | April 23, 2016

Hi Kat, We wanted to let you know that on 20th April, at 36+2 weeks, we welcomed Annabel May Latham Antos-Lewis into the world! Late Tuesday night, my waters released, and so having arranged for…

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“I ended up giving birth at home, unplanned and unassisted!!”

By Kat | April 19, 2016

Hi Katrina, Hope all is well. Just wanted to let you know about the safe and healthy arrival of our baby boy on Friday afternoon, April 15. Mainly, I wanted to thank you for the…

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“Guess what, as soon as I found out I was in labour, I switched off my ‘thinking brain’ and ended up having Byron naturally, with no pain relief, not even gas and air – just breathing techniques and visualisations!!”

By Kat | March 24, 2016

Hi Kat We’re all very well thank you! Byron is such a sweet, serious little thing and I’m soaking up every precious newborn moment with him – even the sleep-deprived ones! Speaking of sleeplessness, every…

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“I genuinely don’t know how people manage birth without hypnobirthing.”

By Kat | March 10, 2016

Hi KatI wanted to let you know that last Wednesday morning our little boy (name tbc) was born – at 06:36 as the sun rose.  Ross is gunning for the name Sonny (as in sunrise!).…

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“It really was a dream being at home and just letting the time flow naturally. “

By Kat | February 23, 2016

On Saturday night, we welcomed another little girl into the family! Everything was very similar to Mira’s birth, except this one was born between the toaster and the magi-mix at home! Another dream labour!! I…

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“I feel proud and strong, makes me want to have more and more.”

By Kat | December 1, 2015

Hope you’re well, Ralph is now home doing very well, he’s putting on weight well, no surprise really as he’s a hungry baby, annoyingly he’s on mixed feeds still as they had to top him up…

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By Kat | October 9, 2015

I’ve been meaning to write for months to introduce you to our little Wren, born at 3am on 27 June (photo attached). I can’t believe she is already 14 weeks old. Time really does fly.…

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“I can honestly say I loved every moment.”

By Kat | September 21, 2015

Welcome to the world Rupert Sebastian, born 31.08.15 at 12.45, 10.3lbs!!!! Born naturally with a few breaths of gas and air right at the very end of the 2nd stage.  I can honestly say I…

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“I’m so glad we had faith in the birth we’d hoped for.”

By Kat | September 15, 2015

Hi Kat, Good news…baby Marlowe Faith arrived at home at 00:55am on Saturday 12th September, weighing 3.89kgs. After keeping us waiting for so long she still managed to take us by surprise and Trent had…

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Ideal snacks for labour.pdf

By Kat | September 11, 2015

Ideal snacks for labour.pdf I have the privilege of working with many interesting and highly skilled people. Kate’s a nutritionist who kindly put together some info and recipe ideas for her fellow hypnobirthing couples for…

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“I had my drug free water birth and it was amazing.”

By Kat | August 25, 2015

“I signed us up for Kat’s classes after reading her fantastic book ’Why Hypnobirthing Matters’ as I enjoyed her down to earth but inspiring point of view in terms of childbirth. The Wednesday evenings were…

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“It was more intense than I could have imagined but, I felt confident and informed and in control.”

By Kat | July 13, 2015

I would like to introduce you to Iris Kathleen – born 25th June. Time has been flying by these past couple of weeks. Tom and I couldn’t be more in love with her. The labor…

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“…he slipped out and I scooped him out of the water and brought him to my chest.”

By Kat | June 16, 2015

“On Monday night at about 8pm my waters broke (11 days to due date). I had felt very ready so wasn’t terribly surprised. I called Neil and asked him to come home. By the time…

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“I was meditating on tall strong Cypress trees with every surge, and using the surge breathing very effectively.”

By Kat | April 21, 2015

Just when I thought the weekend couldn’t get any better I get this note from Jo: “Hi Kat Congratulations on the release of the book! Just a quick note to let you know that our daughter…

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“it really felt like my body just took over and all I had to do was just allow it to happen”

By Kat | March 24, 2015

Hi Katrina, We are delighted to let you know that our baby daughter Nina was born on 25th February. She was born at home, as we had wished. I had very long early labour, it…

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“I thought people were making it up when they said that they had enjoyed childbirth. I now know they weren’t.”

By Kat | March 6, 2015

It wasn’t until around 35 weeks that I began to think beyond pregnancy. Until then I had buried my head in work and avoided focusing on the birth completely. My daughter’s delivery around two and…

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“Sian was even talking about the second child during the midst of labour – a first for the midwife!”

By Kat | February 25, 2015

Hello all! I write to share that Sian gave birth to a strapping young boy on 10th February. We have named him Kayode (“Kye-oh-dey”, which means “he brought joy” in the Nigerian tribal language Yoruba).…

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“it really is the best money we ever spent!”

By Kat | February 11, 2015

Just wanted to let you know that baby girl Bado was born yesterday at 8:35am weighing in at 8.10lbs- Born in water. Labour was about 6.5 hrs and another pool birth! No drugs just your…

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“you really gave us all the skills to have the birth we wanted”

By Kat | February 3, 2015

Tom and I just wanted to drop you a line to let you know that our little boy, Gabriel William, arrived safely on the evening of Monday 19th January. I had an amazing birth at…

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“We’re in awe of what we did”

By Kat | January 30, 2015

Huge congratulations to Megan and William who welcomed their daughter into the world last weekend…. So thrilled for them, welcome Scarlet!! “Hi Kat, Wanted to drop you a line to say Scarlet Anthenea arrived last…

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“The midwives at the hospital couldn’t believe it was my first labour.”

By Kat | November 23, 2014

Hi Ladies, I just wanted to let you know that Louis was born on the 19th November at 08:28 weighing 7 lbs 7 oz. We are all doing well and I had a fantastic birthing…

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By Kat | November 19, 2014

“We thought you might like to see some pics of our little boy Baxter who was born  a week ago. He was born at home on our bed, the picture of Justin holding him was taken not…

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“I was so pleased to have been able to stick with what I wanted – and that was entirely thanks to your excellent classes.”

By Kat | October 28, 2014

Thank you so much for all your hypnobirthing help. It was invaluable. Labour ended up being very long – 24 hours of contractions every 20 – 10 mins at home, then once we got to…

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By Kat | September 20, 2014

Hi Kat, I am so happy to let you know that our little baby girl (yet to be named) arrived early Monday morning after a labour smoothed over by some good hypno-breathing. We found your…

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“I just feel so amazed that I did it and as I didn’t need any drugs I can remember everything – I’m so thankful for that as I love to think about it and I never want to forget a moment of the whole process.”

By Kat | August 17, 2014

“We wanted to let you know our news, we have had our baby! Albert (Albie) George came on Wed 13th August at 00.49, just 49 mins over his due date. Words cannot describe how amazing…

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“We’re definitely evidence that it works!”

By Kat | August 1, 2014

Hi Kat,  Hope you’re well. We have baby news! Charlie was born 3weeks early on 19th July. Sorry we didn’t let you know sooner but we’ve been in our little cocoon.  Despite my waters breaking…

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“I overheard them saying one to the other… don’t disturb her, she looks like she is just listening to her body, she is doing great!”

By Kat | August 1, 2014

Hey Katrina, Just a quick note that our little one has joined us on the 29th at 3:30AM.   He is big (4.12kg) and is healthy, happy and absolutely gorgeous.  We are totally in love…

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“The female body is truly a remarkable thing.”

By Kat | July 5, 2014

Hi Katrina, It was so so lovely to see you at the end of May for the refresher, and my apologies this is coming to you ridiculously late. Just wanted to thank you from the…

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“It all went better than we could ever have hoped for!”

By Kat | June 29, 2014

Hi KatI wanted to let you know about the beautiful birth of our little girl on Friday night (name still tbd!)It all went better than we could ever have hoped for – and we’re so…

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“Brian sat with me in the loo and we sang the Beatles “All You Need Is Love” for a while. Definitely a high point!!”

By Kat | June 27, 2014

You are right it is difficult to talk about a lovely birth experience with people who have not had things go according to plan. Maybe that is why there are so many negative stories being…

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By Kat | June 26, 2014

Hi all We wanted to let you all know that the not so little Reggie James Colley arrived into the world rather abruptly at 1.55pm on Tuesday 24th June weighing 9lb 7oz. We managed to…

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