Birth Stories and Testimonials

My deepest gratitude to all parents who have generously shared their sacred journey in childbirth. I've been inspired by each and every one of these stories. I hope you will too...

My own birth stories are here: 2003, 2007, 2010)

A Mother's Pain and Thriump - An Unassisted Home-Water-Lotus Birth Story

"As time passed, friends who were also pregnant asked me which hospital I would wish to give birth in, given that here in Perlis, options are rather limited..."

- "Amatullah", from Perlis, first-time mum who worked hard to achieve the best birth for her baby, and herself. (Sept 2015)

Fieza Idris - Kelahiran Di Rumah Yang Tenang dan Pantas

Baby AndreaAlhamdulillah, pada hari Isnin minggu lepas (15/12/2014) saya telah selamat melahirkan seorang bayi perempuan, di rumah, ditemani suami & anak lelaki saya yang berumur 2 tahun.

- Fieza Idris, 2nd time mum who enjoyed an 'uneventful' homebirth, just as she so wished (Dec 2014)

Erin Tan's Quest for A Healing Birth VBAC Story

With Dr Roslan at 6 weeks postnatal check up"Hi, my name is Erin, I’m 37yo and I’m a happy mother of a 4yo boy and a 6mo girl. I’d like to share my experience on birthing with GDM, emergency cesarean and my quest for VBAC."

- Erin Tan, 2nd time mum who worked hard to achieve what she believed her body and baby could do - a VBAC! (Jan 2015)

Wan Ni's Yet Another Speedy and Trusting Unassisted Home-Waterbirth Story

Baby Bryan, 3kg bundle of joy经历过一次居家分娩的美好,当怀上第三胎时,我们毫不需思索的决定,再来一次水中温柔分娩吧。。

- Wan Ni, 3rd time mum from Malacca who had yet another speedy home-waterbirth, 20 hours after membrane released at 38-week pregnancy! (July 2015)

Mei's Wedding Crasher Birth Story

Prettiest birthing mum"Seriously, I didn't mean to steal the limelight of the bride and groom.. I scared the shit out of them especially the groom!! And now they are the godparents by default to baby Diane Loi."

- Mei, 3rd time mum whose little baby just decided to crash into a wedding party! (Sept 2015)

Cadence's From-Marathon-To-Sprint Waterbirth Story

Our familyLike many others, I have heard enough birthing experiences or rather “horror stories”  from mothers, families and friends. So deep inside my heart, there was no doubt that giving birth is one of the world’s most scariest and painful thing to do.

- Cadence Low, a determined first time mum who had an interesting birth dance with baby to fulfill their birthing dream (Sept 2014)