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One to One understand how special and unique each individual pregnancy, birth and antenatal journey is. We love sharing these moments and memories with you.

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My amazing fourth birth

10-Jan-2017

After utterly amazing antenatal care at 41+1 I had the most incredible fourth birth. Anna was born at home peacefully and calmly. Knowing that Anna was to be my last baby, I was really keen to enjoy and savour each aspect of pregnancy, labou..

First Home Birth

20-Dec-2016

After having a fast natural birth with my first daughter, this time I decided to have a home birth after hearing all the positive stories from my lovely One to One midwife Lucy. Lucy was so helpful throughout my pregnancy; always at the end ..

Home birth

10-Dec-2016

From my very first experience of One to One I immediately felt better about my pregnancy. My midwife made me feel so relaxed about everything from day one. I was really hoping to have a water birth so this encouraged me more to think about a home..

My special baby

10-Dec-2016

This is my birth story. My special little man will soon turn 1 and I haven't had the courage to write a story as of yet, but I'm going to be brave. Having my first born with the community midwives I was very disappointed in level of car..

My beautiful birth

18-Nov-2016

It was 7.50 PM and my waters went as I was putting my younger 3 children to bed. I kissed my son and daughters goodnight and sent my husband Adam a message to ask him to come home from work. My contractions were coming around every 9 minutes at t..

One to One helped me have the natural birth I wanted!

16-Nov-2016

My story really begins 3 years ago when I had my first child. Five days after the birth and completely out of the blue, I experienced hallucinations, paranoia and delusions, was sectioned and diagnosed with postpartum psychosis. The labour itself..

The most beautiful experience

08-Nov-2016

It is been taken me a long time to write my story as my little girl will be 9 months in a week, but it is not quite easy to find the time when you are a mum of two! Anyway I am still feeling like my homebirth was yesterday. I clearly remember..

My empowering birth

08-Nov-2016

I heard about One to One Midwives through my hairdresser and as the birth of our first child wasn't what I had wished for I was very keen to try something different in the hope it would fulfil my expectations.... I was not disappointed. I fi..

Relaxed, informed, positive experience!

06-Nov-2016

I cannot thank One to One enough for their role in my really positive experience of pregnancy and labour to my first child. Before I got pregnant I dreaded the thought of childbirth, something which had built up from hearing other people's n..

So happy I experienced a One to One home birth

06-Nov-2016

It's only taken me 8 weeks to send you my story! As soon as I found out I was pregnant with my second child I knew I didn't want to have an experience like I did with my first so I contacted One to One straight away. I am SO glad that I did! ..


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