Stories

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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Not to plan but still an amazing experience.

02-Aug-2017

This story is long overdue as Willow is now nearly 6 months old but time seems to slip away when you have a little one and a new house to keep you occupied. I chose to go with One to One Midwives after my sister had them when she had my niec..

Made by a One to One MaMA

02-Aug-2017

Sorry it's a long one, but it's my last ever birth story! When we found out I was expecting our third child, as a One to One Midwife and Mother Assistant (MaMA), the first thing I did was send off my own online referral to get myself a One to..

Second Speedy Home Birth with One to One

31-Jul-2017

After a wonderful experience using One to One 3 years ago, I didn't hesitate to contact them again when I found out I was expecting for the second time. All of the prenatal care from the scans to the regular check-ups are provided in familia..

Hypnobirthing home births

18-Jul-2017

My wife and I first heard about One to One shortly after we found out she was pregnant with our first child over 2 years ago. After looking into it a bit more we knew it was the right choice for us and couldn't believe it was a free service. From..

Two hypnobirthing home water births

14-Jul-2017

I was recommended One to One by a friend who had a home birth with a pool. It sounded like an amazing birth and she even said it wasn’t painful; immediately I thought ‘that sounds the way to do it!’ Decision made then – gr..

My Birth Story!

10-Jul-2017

As I was writing this birth story, some parts of it were easy to remember and some parts of it remain a complete blur but all of it brings with it good memories and an experience that in some places is simply beyond the words I could ever write. ..

Teddy's birth

01-Jul-2017

After really struggling with my first baby, I was very anxious about the birth of my second. I had heard about One to One from a friend and decided that the whole experience sounded amazing. I got a call from Helen and she explained everythi..

Happy 2nd Birthday Lyla!

01-Jul-2017

Well we have fast approached my daughter Lyla’s second birthday and I wonder to myself how did that happen and I am yet to write my birth story. Getting caught up in sleepless nights and postnatal anxiety meant that writing stories was put ..

Better than I could have imagined

20-Jun-2017

I had a very easy pregnancy, labour and delivery in hospital with my first and I knew I wanted to give birth to my second at home. I self-referred to One to One Midwives when I was 12 weeks pregnant and we met a lovely midwife at our home, who ex..

The second time round (a speedy homebirth)

20-Jun-2017

Our third pregnancy came as a surprise! And was as much trouble then as she is now. I had a pretty rough pregnancy with awful sickness morning, noon and night for the majority of my pregnancy but all that was forgotten after my second wonder..


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