Lincoln County Hospital midwives

Last Friday I put into action what I teach… No I didn’t have a baby! I was invited to speak at Lincoln County Hospital midwives study day and I am honoured to have been asked to take part. My aim was to speak about hypnobirthing and demystify what hypnosis is, how it works and the bit they really wanted to […] Read more…

Hypnotherapy for childbirth

Before taking small group sessions for hypnobirthing I always taught hypnotherapy for childbirth on a 1-2-1 session basis using my hypnotherapy for childbirth course.  Its an old course now although still hugely successful containing the core principles of hypnobirthing.  The format and presentation of it is looking tired and out of date, so I have […] Read more…

Hypnobirthing

Hypnobirthing has been in the press a lot recently with Fearne Cotton being latest in a long line of celebrities.  She openly praised the techniques she learnt which helped her have an ‘intensely euphoric hypnobirthing experience’ with her daughter, Honey.   It always pleases me so much to hear a women share such positive stories […] Read more…

Are there really only two options when it comes to birth?

antenatal class I recently read a thread on an antenatal educator group I belong to and it shocked me! The comment was something along the lines of ‘Birth it seems has two options medical or hypnobirth. Why can’t women just be aloud to birth? Why do they have to be denied their own capabilities!” Well […] Read more…

Pregnancy and Birth Lincoln

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Pregnancy and Birth Lincoln Pregnancy and Birth Lincoln. Congratulations on your pregnancy and congratulations on finding Positively blooming! I’m Sarah and I work with mums-to-be just like you.  I suppport you through your journey from pregnancy and birth Lincoln.  So whether you are looking for help with morning sickness and adjusting to the changes in […] Read more…

In the baby business Lincolnshire

In the baby business Lincolnshire Have you seen it yet? In the baby business Lincolnshire, if not you can now view it here: In The Baby Business Brochure The very first edition of In the baby business Lincolnshire Autumn/Winter 2015/16 is out now! In it you will find some of Lincolnshire’s finest baby products and services, […] Read more…

5 steps to feeling empowered for birth

5 steps to feeling empowered for birth 5 steps to feeling empowered for birth.  I was chatting to my friend the other day, she’s a midwife and currently studying to became a mentor to trainee midwives. She commented on finishing her last assignment, which was all about Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs. Later on in the […] Read more…

Airy Fairy Nonsense called hypnosis

Nine years ago, in what seem like another lifetime now I was first introduced to some airy fairy nonsense called hypnosis…”don’t come near me with that airy fairy nonsense” I think I said, something along those lines anyway!!! I was heavily pregnant with my first born and if I’m honest, I was a bit scared about […] Read more…

How did I get here?

Back in 2005 I fell pregnant with my first baby, he was born in 2006. At 10 days over due I was full of anxiety about the impending delivery of this baby that was about to change my life beyond recognition. I was booked in for an induction at my local hospital which was in […] Read more…

hypnobirthing and exam nerves

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Yes that’s right you read it correctly!  Hypnobirthing and exam nerves go together.  The skills we use in utilise in hypnobirthing can be transferred to help curb the nerves that build up, in the run up to an important test or exam. Quick Simple & Effective Your daily mental preparation really can make a difference […] Read more…

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