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Third baby and first home birth

18-Mar-2017

I had my third baby and first home birth with One to One Midwives and can honestly say it was the most perfect birth and everything I ever wanted. I reached to 41 weeks which was normal for me as both my other two were born in the 42nd week ..

Second home birth - New Year's Day

18-Mar-2017

Having had a wonderful home birth with my first child in 2014, I knew I wanted to aim for the same second time round and I contacted my previous midwife, Kelly Silk, to let her know I was pregnant and ask if she could be my midwife again – ..

Lola's Arrival

18-Mar-2017

I had heard of One to One before I got pregnant, but didn't use them until just after 20 weeks. I was given the lovely Donna, who made me feel welcome on our first visit, answered all my questions and I couldn't wait to tell my partner everything..

Relaxed Homebirth

18-Mar-2017

From the start being with One to One was such an easy and relaxed experience compared to my first pregnancy. It so much easier having your midwife come to you and with Jill her visits were like having a friend round for a brew and a chat, rather ..

One to One Midwife has One to One Baby

28-Feb-2017

I went to bed on Christmas Eve mostly looking forward to Christmas dinner the next day and a week of festive activities with friends and family. However, at 01:30 on Christmas Day, I rolled over in bed and heard a funny noise. Then I heard i..

Fast Delivery of my Rainbow Baby

19-Feb-2017

When I was 30 weeks pregnant with my first daughter I discovered the delights of One to One Midwives! I was under the care of Becky and she was an amazing help throughout the last legs of the pregnancy and postnatal, unfortunately I decided to ha..

The right choice

11-Feb-2017

I first contacted One to One when I found out I was around 3 weeks pregnant. Unfortunately that pregnancy didn't end the way we expected and I lost the baby. The care I got when this happened meant I knew I wanted to use One to One if I ever had ..

Fantastic care from the whole team

11-Feb-2017

We welcomed our second beautiful daughter into our family in January this year with the support and dedicated care of One to One. I desperately didn't want a repetition of the traumatic hospital birth experience I had with our first daughter..

My Journey

11-Feb-2017

When I found out I was pregnant, I had few ideas about what I wanted, and had little knowledge about the reality of pregnancy, childbirth and being a mummy. All I knew is that although I have a high pain threshold I still feared pain and childbir..

Second to none care

11-Feb-2017

Having found out I was pregnant; my initial instincts were to see my GP which turned out to be a waste of time. I was referred to the Community Midwives and attended at an appointment where I was left feeling more confused than when I went in! As..


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