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Whether you are pregnant and looking for inspirational birth stories through your pregnancy, trying to conceive, breastfeeding, and postpartum; if you're a first time mom or a veteran parent of multiple children, you can learn, laugh and maybe even cry a little at these moving childbirth stories from people willing to share one of the most intimate moments of their lives.
 
A collection of Kiwi Mums & Dads sharing their Pregnancy and Birth tales, giving a snapshot of birthing experiences in New Zealand. This podcast has been created to share a range of birth stories informing, supporting and comforting families - to be, new or seasoned. You'll likely laugh, cry and learn something new while finding common experiences with these Kiwi Families.
 
Unpopular opinion: A healthy mom and healthy baby are NOT enough. Why don't we pay attention to a mother's experience and perceptions of her birth enough? I'm an L&D nurse revealing insider secrets that you won't learn in your standard childbirth ed class. We explore every facet (from opposite extremes) of not just birth, but the experience of womanhood and childbearing. Along with women sharing their experiences vulnerably, a slew of experts gift us with knowledge we never thought we needed ...
 
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This podcast was created to provide a community to cheer you on in your journey from VBAC hopeful to VBAC success. We are going to debunk the myths, quiet the naysayers, and equip you with everything you need for a healing, empowering birth. And positive postpartum experience. We are VBAC moms. We are fierce, go getters, women of action. You've got this, mama. And I'll be by your side, every step of the way.
 
Welcome to that Doula Destiniy Podcast, where we will discuss all things pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and postpartum with passionate birth professionals & new parents . I am your host Destiniy- mama of 3, Doula, Placenta specialist, Childbirth Educator, and birth photographer. This is a safe space for all mothers and mothers to be, a place of sharing birth experiences and empowering knowledge in hopes of educating and supporting each other in love and kindness. I am here to lift you up an ...
 
Birth. It is everywhere. Literally. Every day with each birth there are new stories to be told, wisdom to be shared and knowledge to be learned. Elizabeth Bachner sees birth in a unique way: As life lessons that help us grow as spiritual beings having human experiences. Childbirth is her prose, her jam, and her calling. We are your safe space for the sharing of those experiences from all different perspectives and many walks of life. Through curious conversation and storytelling, there is al ...
 
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In this weeks episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I speak with Hayley about her pregnancy and birth stories with Cooper and Evie. In this episode we discuss: - Pregnancy Loss | Still Birth - Grief - Trauma - Miscarriage - Fertility Support - Induction - Emergency C SectionBy Jordyn Gregory / Hayley Purcell
 
This is the first of a 3-part series on Health At Every Size, especially during the perinatal phase of life. Rachel Tuchman joins us for the first 2 parts to break down what HAES is and isn't, why weight isn't a good tracker of health, why dieting and trying to lose weight is harmful, and how we need to change our mindset about food. Rachel Tuchman…
 
Megan shares her story of her 1st pregnancy & birth, receiving dual care from an OB and midwifery practice. Megan's story culminates in an empowering home waterbirth. Get your breastpump for free at aeroflowbreastpumps.com/birthhour and use promo code TBH15 at for 15% off supplies and accessories. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course Beyond t…
 
Leah Golfiz faced some difficult news at the beginning of her first pregnancy, which eventually resulted in a painful loss. She shares how she coped with the difficulties of her pregnancy and how she elevated her experience with prayer and connection to G-d. Find Leah on Instagram: @modestywithlove Subscribe to the email list on my new website: htt…
 
Barbara shares her experience with trying to conceive, gestational diabetes, a cord prolapse and emergency cesarean as well as some challenges with breastfeeding. This episode is sponsored by Kindred Bravely. Use code BIRTHHOUR for 20% off at kindredbravely.com Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course Beyond the Latch Course (comes free with KYO …
 
Maureen shares two birth stories and discusses having recovery complications due to Hamman's syndrome. Today's episode is sponsored by Premama Wellness. Use the code BirthHour25 for 25% off your purchase! Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.c…
 
Olivia shares her birth story and experience with embryo adoption. Sponsor: Today's episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/birthhour. Links: Join Bryn for a Wisdom chat where she will share her birth stories and invite those on the call to ask questions or sha…
 
Sleeeeep - new parents are constantly chasing this highly sought-after commodity when you have a young baby. Riki Taubenblat, a pediatric sleep consultant, discusses what you can do to get more of it, even with a newborn. Riki is a Pediatric Sleep Consultant who works with mothers of babies 0-24 months to help them be their best selves- for both ba…
 
In this episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I speak with Jade who takes us through her journey to her two boys Leo and Max. In the episode we discuss: - Infertility - IVF - PCOS - Clomid / Letrozole - Sub Chronic Haematoma - Emergency CSection - Miscarriage - Surrogacy - Uterine AVM - Spontaneous Conception - Plaenta Accreta - Elective CSection - COVID Loc…
 
Whitney shares her birth story and about why it was positive despite not going to plan. Today's episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/birthhour. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course:…
 
Hospitals with Baby-Friendly designation are touted to be extremely supportive of breastfeeding, but they are notorious for not having a nursery. Many mothers feel unsupported without a nursery in the hospital. I break down what a Baby-Friendly hospital is and my thoughts on hospitals that closed their nurseries. Baby-Friendly designation guideline…
 
Emily shares her two very different birth stories. Today’s episode is sponsored by Ergobaby. Visit ergobaby.com to learn about Everlove by Ergobaby, a first of its kind baby carrier buy-back and resale program. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirth…
 
Melissa shares about her hospital birth during COVID. Today's episode is sponsored by Motif Medical. See how you can get Motif's Luna breast pump covered through insurance at motifmedical.com/birthhour. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com…
 
In this episode I speak with Rebecca about the pregnancy, birth and postpartum story with baby Aggy. In this episode we cover: - previous births - previous surrogacy birth - falling pregnant quickly after birth - planned homebirth - mastitis - endometritis - older children at the birth - bigger age gap…
 
Growing up, everyone around Dobby marvelled at her remarkable health. Therefore she was unprepared for the string of unrelated medical complications and challenges that began with her first pregnancy, which continued into her second and beyond. Throughout, Dobby managed to cope exceptionally well, and these experiences helped her discover new parts…
 
In Part 2, Kelly shares the birth story of her rainbow baby. Part 2 is sponsored by Aeroflow Breastpumps. Use promo code "TBH15" at aeroflowbreastpumps.com/birthhour for 15% off supplies and accessories. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.co…
 
In Part 1, Kelly shares the stories of her hospital birth and miscarriage. This episode is sponsored by Babylist. Start your registry today at babylist.com to be eligible for a free Hello Baby Box of goodies worth over $100 while boxes last. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch C…
 
In this episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I speak with Sera about her pregnancy and birth stories with Meika and Rome. In this episode we cover: - gestational diabetes - birth trauma - relationship strain - birth anxiety - hypnobirthing - water birth - healing birth Thanks for joining me on the podcast Sera!…
 
Tamari had much better feeding journeys with her next 2 babies. She talks about what she did differently, how she incorporates that into her professional guidance, and gives great advice on what all mothers - breastfeeding AND pumping - can do to have the most pleasant and successful experience. You can reach Tamari on Instagram @onewiththepump as …
 
Annie shares four birth stories. This episode is sponsored by Kindred Bravely. Listen to this episode for a special coupon code to use at kindredbravely.com Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/enroll-b2w/ Support The Birth Hour via Patreo…
 
Jess shares her two (very) different birth stories. Today's episode is sponsored by Premama Wellness. Use the code BirthHour25 for 25% off your purchase! Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/enroll-b2w/ Support The Birth Hour via Patreon!:…
 
Exclusive pumping was not the way that Tamari envisioned feeding her baby. After many frustrating weeks of struggling to breastfeed her first baby, she had no choice but to resort to it if she wanted to provide him with breastmilk. She was lost and struggled immensely, having no idea what a wild ride it would be. She took that experience to self ac…
 
Charity comes back on TBH to share her twin birth story. Today's episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/birthhour. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.c…
 
In this episode I speak with Meg about the birth of he daughter Daisy. In the episode we cover: - Midwifery Care - Gestational Diabetes - Your Birth Project / Hypnobirthing - Spontaneous labour - Epidural turned spinal tap - Empowering birth experience - Spinal tap headache and blood patch - Breast reduction - Postpartum experience so far This epis…
 
In this bonus episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I interview Morgan Penn, Somatic Sexologist, about all things post partum intimacy. In the episode we cover: - What is 'normal' when it comes to our sex lives after a baby? - Hormonal shifts - What does intimacy mean - Ways to find the spark again with your partner - Self love and pleasure - Vaginismus - Bo…
 
Last week, we were "on the other side of the bed" so to speak. I had an encounter in the hospital with my daughter's medical care that left me frustrated and angry. It led me to put the self-advocacy skills that I teach to so many into practice for myself. Were my strong reactions a result of my experience working in a hospital or because I was lik…
 
Sionann shares her varied birth experiences. Today’s episode is sponsored by Ergobaby. Visit ergobaby.com to learn about Everlove by Ergobaby, a first of its kind baby carrier buy-back and resale program. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.c…
 
Lauren shares her stories of birth and loss. Today's episode is sponsored by Motif Medical. See how you can get Motif's Luna breast pump covered through insurance at motifmedical.com/birthhour. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/enroll-b…
 
In this episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I speak with Liv and she takes us through her pregnancies and birth story with son Blake. In the episode we discuss: - Miscarriage - Covid / Lockdown - Midwifery Care - Kidney infection at 30 weeks (not discussed) - Planned epidural - Hospital birth without epidural - Birth Trauma - Sepsis - Breastfeeding Journey…
 
Sheina Schochet is a relationship coach and therapist who specializes in helping couples keep their connection after having kids. Find out why some couples are just as connected before and after having kids and why some get divorced. Sheina gives loads of relationship and marriage advice specifically as it relates to the challenges that a couple fa…
 
On this episode, Cassi shares her four hospital birth stories and some great resources. This episode is sponsored by Wumblekin. Visit wumblekin.com to order or subscribe and get 15% off your first box by using promo code BIRTHHOUR. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: htt…
 
Sarit shares about her births in Switzerland and Germany, and discusses being diagnosed with PCOS. Today's episode is sponsored by Aeroflow. Use the promo code “TBH15” in their online shop for 15% off all supplies and accessories. Know Your Options Online Childbirth Course: https://courses.thebirthhour.com/limited-time Beyond the Latch Course: http…
 
In this episode of Kiwi Birth Tales I speak with Bekkie about the birth of her beautiful daughter Vienna. In the episode we discuss: - unexpected pregnancy - pre natal depression - separation from partner / single mum - covid lockdown - homebirth - tongue tie - anal fissure This episode is sponsored by Bio Blends you can check out their expertly fo…
 
Simcha's birth unfolded in a way that challenged many of her beliefs about birth. She used this perspective shift as a source of growth and an opportunity for connection with G-d. Despite lots of curveballs thrown her way, Simcha emerged from her birth with feelings of empowerment and being cared for. Postpartum, however, triggered some dormant anx…
 
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