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Utterly in debt


I fell pregnant only 6 months after giving birth to my first child. I waited so long for a living child, I had experienced ten years of infertility and baby loss but was blessed with my rainbow baby in December 2016. It was a very traumatic b..

Finally the birth I wanted


Finding out I was pregnant with baby number 3 was both wonderful and absolutely terrifying. My second baby, my daughter, had passed away from a genetic condition 5 month’s previously and we wanted to have this baby tested to see if they had..

My pregnancy, labour and birth story


We found out that we were expecting in July 2017, as soon as I accepted this (I was in shock that it had happened so fast) I emailed One to One Midwives. My sister had used them in her pregnancy and she couldn't rate them higher! I liked that the..

Homebirth Decision


So, my perfect little boy is 3 months old now and finally tonight sitting down and looking at him I decided to write this. I was given a leaflet at an early scan about One to One and decided I would have a look into it. Anyway, I called One ..

Why I loved my One to One experience


The experience I have had with One to One has been absolutely amazing. My midwife, Emma Siddle has been outstanding from the word go and I can’t thank her enough for her constant support, advice and general patience. Since day one of m..

My first baby delivered by mum!


I found out I was pregnant just after moving out (literally just! - 2 days) with my partner of 9 years. We were filled with a mix of emotions but one thing I was already certain on is that I wanted to go with One to One and I wanted a pool birth...

Geriatric mother to 6!


After five children and a vasectomy, I was not expecting any more children. I was also not expecting to end my marriage and meet a new partner. However, in 2017 this is exactly what happened. I found out I was pregnant with baby number 6 on 11th ..

Meeting baby Layla


After my first birth in hospital and it being quite traumatic for me, even though it would have been classed as a perfect labour, I knew I didn’t want that to happen again and decided to go with One to One Midwives. My first meeting wi..

My Birth Story (Short Novel)


To me, the thought of being pregnant scared me. In all honesty, the thought of it was absolutely petrifying. Yes, your life's going to change forever but my real fear lay in the labour. To me labour was about the following: A clinical room where ..

From a hospital to a home birth


I got in touch with ‘One to One’ when I first discovered I was pregnant, following a recommendation from one of my best friends who were also using the service. Being a first-time mum, I didn’t know what to expect from pregnancy..

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