Reviews

  • Being sceptical in the beginning about an online antenatal class we were totally delighted after just one video class already! There was so much useful advice and insights given by... read more

    Charlotte L. Avatar
    Charlotte L.
    13/09/19

    The classes were really useful and informative. Gemma was a brilliant teacher very friendly and knowledgeable and was able to answer any questions or concerns any of the group had.

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    Liam G.
    04/09/19

    Classes at Trentham with Gemma. We weren't sure what the classes would be like but enjoyed every session! Information provided was perfect and such a lovely and welcoming set up.... read more

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    Ceri M.
    31/08/19

    We would highly recommend these classes. We were first time parents and learned so much. Some excellent tips which helped before during and after the birth. We would like to... read more

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    Olly O.
    19/07/19

    Absolutely fantastic course that really is a must for expectant parents. The classes are divided into easy to follow sections each week and the content is clear and concise.

    Nothing...
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    Jody N.
    19/07/19

    We recently attended the Trentham Expecting classes after lots of recommendations from friends and were not disappointed! Gemma is very knowledgeable, friendly and approachable! We would highly recommend these informative... read more

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    Emily L.
    19/07/19

    Me and my wife attended Freya’s classes early this year. I was a bit apprehensive about going at first but I walked away from the first session looking forward to... read more

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    William L.
    29/06/19

    We were recommended these classes by family. They were absolutely brilliant. The information provided was so relevant and helpful. Freya is lovely and has a wealth of knowledge and experience.

    Sophie D. Avatar
    Sophie D.
    25/06/19

    Freya’s classes were informative, interactive and fun. My birthing experience was positive due to the preparation and knowledge gained in expecting. Thank you Freya.

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    Fay H.
    25/06/19

    A wonderful antenal class, me and my husband really felt that the classes helped us prepare for birth and for those first few days with our baby. We picked up... read more

    Manpreet C. Avatar
    Manpreet C.
    13/06/19

    Gemma who ran the class was lovely. Really informative content and a nice small group so didn't feel intimidating.

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    Joanne A.
    06/06/19

    We signed up to and attended an expecting course with Freya almost 7 years ago, and thought at the time how great the course was, (especially when compared to the... read more

    Lee K. Avatar
    Lee K.
    18/05/19

    Learnt so much from these classes and would highly recommend to friends and family! Myself and my husband were originally apprehensive and nervous but were soon put at ease by... read more

    Misba C. Avatar
    Misba C.
    16/05/19

    A friend recommended the Expecting Antenatal classes to us, and we were so pleased that we went ahead and booked them. Freya is extremely knowledgable, very approachable and friendly and... read more

    Riona M. Avatar
    Riona M.
    16/05/19

    Excellent classes. Lots of really useful advice for first time parents. We felt a lot more prepared for baby after attending.

    Louise S. Avatar
    Louise S.
    15/05/19

    My husband and I attended expecting classes after finding them online and seeing the good reviews. We were not disappointed. We both felt they were very informative and helped us... read more

    Abbie L. Avatar
    Abbie L.
    15/05/19

    A friend recommended the Expecting Antenatal classes to us, and we were so pleased that we went ahead and booked them. Freya is extremely knowledgable, very approachable and friendly and... read more

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    Riona M.
    14/05/19

    Myself and my husband really enjoyed these antenatal classes. The advice and support given by Sarah was fantastic, and she made us feel a lot less anxious about the upcoming... read more

    Jenna G. Avatar
    Jenna G.
    10/05/19

    We were recommended Expecting classes by friends, and we are so glad we were! The classes were very laid back and friendly, as well as being full of great information... read more

    Hannah D. Avatar
    Hannah D.
    16/04/19

    Freya's class videos are great and our host midwife Sarah in Penn, Wolverhampton was so lovely and answered all our questions.. she's even been there for us on Whatsapp whenever... read more

    Abi J. Avatar
    Abi J.
    28/03/19

    We attended the Expecting classes in Stafford and they were brilliant. I would definitely recommend these to any first time parent. The classes really helped me feel much more prepared... read more

    Heather J. Avatar
    Heather J.
    27/03/19

    Brilliant classes delivered by Sarah, we ended up being the only two people booked on to the session we had, at first we were disappointed by this but we had... read more

    lizzie W. Avatar
    lizzie W.
    22/03/19

    My wife and I did the online classes. The information was clear and comprehensive. I felt equipped and looked forward to having our baby. I remember using some of the... read more

    Dieks A. Avatar
    Dieks A.
    12/03/19

    My husband and I completed the online course and were so pleased by all we learned. Freya is very professional in her videos but also so light hearted and shares... read more

    Amanda A. Avatar
    Amanda A.
    12/03/19

    fantastic ante natal classes. the content was open and honest whilst being delivered in a reassuring way. Freya has a wealth of knowledge and shares throughout the whole course. can't... read more

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    Samantha J.
    07/02/19

    Freya has so much knowledge and delivers it in a totally understandable way, answering any questions along the way. Each session was welcoming and comfortable for both mum and dad... read more

    SLogan F. Avatar
    SLogan F.
    07/02/19

    positive review As expecting parents, embarking on this incredible journey for the second time, my husband and I were looking to refresh our knowledge. We were amazed at what this marvellous course,... read more

    Natalie B. Avatar
    Natalie B.
    02/02/19

    positive review Can’t recommend highly enough! Both me and my husband really enjoyed the Expecting classes. My husband had to miss one session due to work but thanks to the online content... read more

    Laura S. Avatar
    Laura S.
    29/01/19

    Sarah is fantastic, the course and all her advice, really helped us have a successful and relaxed labour.

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    Lucy B.
    22/01/19

    Brilliant classes! I thought I wouldn't need them but they were so informative and we both learnt a lot. Sarah is lovely and was at the end of the phone... read more

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    Davinia B.
    18/01/19

    This course along with the excellent support from Sarah made sure we were completely prepared for the birth. As it turns out I had a fantastic water birth in just... read more

    Kate K. Avatar
    Kate K.
    18/01/19

    Sarah was so friendly and full of knowledge. She always kept in touch after the birth which was nice. Also knowing she was a midwife at the hoisptal we were... read more

    Lauren T. Avatar
    Lauren T.
    18/01/19

    positive review Fully recommend expecting classes with Freya she was an excellent facilitator and the content exceeded our expectations. 10/10.

    You are made to feel at ease and encouraged to ask questions and...
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    Joanne M.
    05/01/19

    Brilliant classes which have really helped to prepare us for the birth of our first child. Freya is so approachable and each class very informative. We are looking forward to... read more

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    Katie B.
    18/12/18

    positive review I learnt alot from these classes. the majority of the stuff discussed I wouldn't of even thought off. I didn't make 2 classes but I had my login details which... read more

    Lauren G. Avatar
    Lauren G.
    10/12/18

    positive review Could not recommend Freya’s classes enough! Me and my husband found the sessions to be excellent and highly informative. Friendly atmosphere with other couples who were also becoming parents for... read more

    Julie W. Avatar
    Julie W.
    07/12/18

    We are so grateful to Freya and Expecting. We had, had a rough time with midwives and we felt completely in the dark on what was going to happen. However... read more

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    Rhian
    07/12/18

    positive review I am so glad I found these classes as the information and advice from Freya has been invaluable! She put my mind at ease on a lot of fears and... read more

    MissyBee L. Avatar
    MissyBee L.
    05/12/18

    positive review Highly reccomend these classes. Baby Finn was born 3 weeks ago by emergency faucepts. The advice and knowledge from Freya enabled me to be calm throughout (the epidural did help)... read more

    Emma L. Avatar
    Emma L.
    29/11/18

    positive review My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole Expecting experience! Freya is awesome - she’s so sincere, approachable, available and encouraging. Her knowledge, support and guidance has been totally... read more

    Kelly A. Avatar
    Kelly A.
    12/11/18

    Fantastic!! We found each video informative and helpful, especially as we are first time parents. Freya answered any questions we had and made sure we are fully prepared not only... read more

    Emma G. Avatar
    Emma G.
    05/11/18

    Brilliant classes, they really helped as we are first time parents. We were not sure if we needed them, but on going you realise how helpful they really are. I... read more

    Nicholas J. Avatar
    Nicholas J.
    30/10/18

    Would highly recommend this course to anyone becoming parents for the first time. Having no other babies in the family as a reference point, we really needed guidance and a... read more

    Sarah R. Avatar
    Sarah R.
    30/10/18

    positive review The classes worked really well for us as we were both working full-time and they took place in the evening at a venue close to home. My husband and I... read more

    Michelle J. Avatar
    Michelle J.
    30/10/18

    positive review So grateful to Anna for hosting this antenatal course! I honestly don’t know how we would have manage labour without it. The course covers lots of different areas and as... read more

    Fiona W. Avatar
    Fiona W.
    30/09/18

    A brilliant class and experience. It really helped prepare us for the birth and the little things we may not have thought of when baby arrived. Would highly recommend. 🙂

    Melissa C. Avatar
    Melissa C.
    12/09/18

    My fiancé and I really enjoyed the Expecting classes. We highly recommend Katie. She created a lovely relaxed and informative environment, welcoming us into her home.The format was ideal for... read more

    Gemma M. Avatar
    Gemma M.
    11/09/18

    I attended the Expecting classes run by Katie prior to the birth of my first child. I found the format of the sessions, with the videos made by Freya and... read more

    Nicola R. Avatar
    Nicola R.
    11/09/18

    Our Expecting class was run by Katie. She was lovely and very professional. Along with Freya’s videos Katie really helped take away a lot of anxiety that I guess comes... read more

    Stacey M. Avatar
    Stacey M.
    11/09/18

    I would highly recommend Expecting, so much more than just antenatal classes. Giving you confidence, reassurance & support throughout. FANTASTIC!

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    Sarah H.
    20/08/18

    Throughly enjoyed these classes. Non of that sitting round on the floor doing breathing exercises like I was dreading just up-to-date practical information about pregnancy, birth and baby care.... read more

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    Tahlia M.
    13/07/18

    We were recommended the expecting classes by a family member and we are so glad we did them! Freya is amazing! The classes were so informative and really helped us... read more

    Becky S. Avatar
    Becky S.
    02/07/18

    We were lucky enough to have our classes with Freya, she was wonderful super friendly and answered all my questions leading to a lovely birth. Highly recommend !!

    Laura L. Avatar
    Laura L.
    01/07/18

    We booked this course as first time parents we were really nervous and wanted as much knowledge as possible to help us on our new journey. Sarah was amazing made... read more

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    Boobbie E.
    26/04/18

    We booked the expecting classes after a recommendation from a friend. Sarah was professional, friendly and made us as first time parents feel at ease. Myself and my husband gained... read more

    Charlotte A. Avatar
    Charlotte A.
    19/04/18

    We specifically wanted to book these classes on the recommendation of some friends who had attended and found them very useful. Being from a medical background, myself and my husband... read more

    Tamzin B. Avatar
    Tamzin B.
    11/04/18

    Freya was really friendly and it was a great relaxed atmosphere. There was a no pressure approach to everything and all eventualities were covered so you were prepared for... read more

    Sarah C. Avatar
    Sarah C.
    03/04/18

    Great classes, Freya is really knowledgeable and presented all facts in an honest and open way. Her help continued throughout the first manic weeks of motherhood via WhatsApp which was... read more

    Rachael K. Avatar
    Rachael K.
    28/03/18

    My fiancé and I really enjoyed the Expecting classes. We highly recommend Katie. She created a lovely relaxed and informative environment, welcoming us into her home.
    The format was ideal for...
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    Gemma M. Avatar
    Gemma M.
    15/03/18

    I watched the online videos which were informative, succinct and massively useful in preparing for birth

    Nina T. Avatar
    Nina T.
    14/03/18

    Freya offers informed advice in a kind and understanding way. I loved watching the videos and felt well prepared for birth.

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    Nina T.
    14/03/18

    I attended the Expecting classes run by Katie prior to the birth of my first child. I found the format of the sessions, with the videos made by Freya and... read more

    Nicola R. Avatar
    Nicola R.
    14/03/18

    My husband and I really enjoyed and valued the time we spent at our expecting course classes. The videos were great and gave us lots to think and talk about... read more

    Tessa E. Avatar
    Tessa E.
    14/03/18

    Our Expecting class was run by Katie. She was lovely and very professional. Along with Freya’s videos Katie really helped take away a lot of anxiety that I guess comes... read more

    Stacey M. Avatar
    Stacey M.
    14/03/18

    The Expecting course really prepared us for the birth of our son, we were lucky to have a great experience and this is in part to what we learned from... read more

    Kate K. Avatar
    Kate K.
    04/03/18

    Fantastic course which gave us a realistic view of what to expect throughout birth and early parenting. Would highly recommend to any first time parent or even somebody looking for... read more

    Leah W. Avatar
    Leah W.
    04/03/18

    These classes are an absolute GAME CHANGER. So glad that I discovered them when I was pregnant with baby number two. Better than any pregnancy and birth book I’ve read.... read more

    Lucy S. Avatar
    Lucy S.
    04/03/18

    This is a great way to prepare for baby's arrival, and for the days to follow!

    Alia A. Avatar
    Alia A.
    04/03/18

    My husband and I really enjoyed and valued the time we spent at our expecting course classes. The videos were great and gave us lots to think and talk about... read more

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    Tessa E.
    03/03/18

    I can't recommend Expecting Classes highly enough. They guide you through every eventuality and prepare you for whatever you may face during labour. Ours wasn't straight forward, but thanks to... read more

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    Nicole W.
    27/02/18

    We attended Freya’s Expecting classes in September 2017. The course was fantastic, Freya was very friendly and made us feel at ease. The classes were really informative with a relaxed... read more

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    Siân J.
    19/02/18

    I would recommend this course to new parents and exsisting parents who feel they need a refresher. My story that I’m an exsisting Mother of an amazing girl. I wanted... read more

    Evelyn H. Avatar
    Evelyn H.
    14/02/18

    Super helpful and informative session with Kate

    Zoe J. Avatar
    Zoe J.
    14/02/18

    Freya's expecting classes are brilliant!! We have learnt so much from the sessions and felt so much more prepared. I would recommend them to any expecting parents!
    Throughout the sessions we...
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    Sophie L. Avatar
    Sophie L.
    09/02/18

    I would highly recommend the Expecting antenatal classes. Freya has a wealth of knowledge and she delivers this in a relaxed, informative and informal way. We came away from the... read more

    Laura T. Avatar
    Laura T.
    09/02/18

    Fab course! A must for all first time parents. XxX

    Emma P. Avatar
    Emma P.
    09/02/18

    I would highly recommend this course to anyone. It was excellent, we were made to feel very welcome. Freya is so friendly and is a great teacher! The sessions were... read more

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    Emma W.
    08/02/18

    We've been doing the online antenatal classes in Australia as a refresher for our upcoming second child (5 year gap!) and they're fantastic. Would highly recommend this course to anyone-... read more

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    Leila B.
    28/01/18

    Freya's classes are absolutely fantastic and I would recommend to any parents to be. I can't believe how much we learnt in 4 sessions. Each session was really informative... read more

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    Charlotte T.
    24/01/18

    We have just completed the expecting antenatal course with Freya and we really did have such a lovely time thank you! I was a little daunted about the thought of... read more

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    Kelly M.
    24/01/18

    We’ve just finished the expecting course and loved it. Freya was fab, so knowledgeable and covered soooo many things in a relaxed manner. We truly feel more prepared now.... or... read more

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    Louise P.
    23/01/18

    Highly recommend it... if you are in doubt just book it, i feel much prepared and informed with friendly relaxing atmosphere with couples are the same stage as you and... read more

    Maryam A. Avatar
    Maryam A.
    05/12/17

    This course really opened our eyes to what to expect, can't believe we were even discussing if it worth the money or not! It is definitely a must have and... read more

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    Norris Y.
    01/12/17

    My husband and I completed an Expecting course earlier this year. Unsure of what to expect we were apprehensive before the first class, however Freya was so welcoming and quickly... read more

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    Rachel W.
    30/11/17

    5 stars! As first time parents we wanted to go to antenatal classes to learn more about the labour, birth and taking care of a baby. Freya was brilliant, we... read more

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    Emma M.
    04/10/17

    Recommend ‘expecting’ to everyone I know who is expecting! Classes are relaxed and friendly and full of sensible, practical advice that leave you as prepared as possible for life with... read more

    Natalie W. Avatar
    Natalie W.
    03/10/17

    My husband and I attended classes back in 2015. Freya was fabulous and adapted the class to everyones individual need. Especially as we were expecting twins! We left knowing we... read more

    Hannah B. Avatar
    Hannah B.
    30/09/17

    I have done Freya’s expecting classes twice now, the information filled within the 4 sessions are nothing but fantastic to get you prepared for your labour and arrival of your... read more

    Bianca S. Avatar
    Bianca S.
    30/09/17

    Freya is an excellent teacher, and as first-time parents, she guided us on all aspects of labour as well as handy "after" tips as well. Highly recommend her classes! She... read more

    Alia H. Avatar
    Alia H.
    30/09/17

    Fantastic, warm and friendly group sessions with no cringe worthy role play! Really helpful realistic non biased advice, me and my hubby wouldn't recommend anyone else. Freya is an absolute... read more

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    Katie H.
    29/09/17

    We went to classes with Freya just before we had our first child. We were terrified!!! Freya made us feel instantly at ease. Her classes aren't designed to tell you... read more

    Nicole W. Avatar
    Nicole W.
    29/09/17

    My husband & I did this course just under 4 years ago. I would recommend it, Freya puts you at ease & is very helpful with any questions you ask.
    My...
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    Tracy C. Avatar
    Tracy C.
    29/09/17

    My husband and I attended Expecting Antenatal classes late 2012 in preparation for our first baby. We learnt so much during the sessions and looked forward to each one and... read more

    Hayley S. Avatar
    Hayley S.
    29/09/17

    My husband and I took part in the Expecting classes with Freya before the birth of our daughter nearly 5 years ago. We found the course to be really informative... read more

    Suzie K. Avatar
    Suzie K.
    29/09/17

    My partner and I completed antenatal classes back in 2014. Freya and Beckie were friendly, informative and very comforting. The classes meant that we understood what was happening/about to happen... read more

    Jemma K. Avatar
    Jemma K.
    29/09/17

    My husband and I did Freya's course over 2 years ago now with our first child.
    We were both nervous but it was a friendly course and she put us an...
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    Kristy S. Avatar
    Kristy S.
    29/09/17

    Attended Expecting Antenatal classes just over 3 years ago, Freya is fabulous, no hideous embarrassing role play, just very informative, realistic, to the point advice on birth to breast feeding!... read more

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    Kymberley S.
    29/09/17

    Did the course 4 years ago and still say it was worth every penny! Freya put all of us first time parents at ease and we didn't feel silly for... read more

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    Lucy F.
    29/09/17

    me and my husband did freyas antenatal class and loved it so much. i was so nervous and had no reason to be. it was interesting, helpful and so relaxed... read more

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    Georgina- E.
    29/09/17

    Expecting Antenatal classes are amazing. Honest, practical information given in a friendly, warm way. Freya's advice helped my husband and I go into the labour ward well informed and more... read more

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    Laura A.
    29/09/17
  • We attended the classes for our first child and they were fun, relaxed but informative. We then completed a refresher course for our second child and we felt as prepared... read more

    Sarah B. Avatar
    Sarah B.
    29/09/17

    Loved this course so much I wouldn't have known what to do after my c section without it xx

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    Nicola H.
    29/09/17

    My wife and I did Freya's course over seven years ago now and I can't say how much we appreciated the knowledge we gained from the course. The amount of... read more

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    Dave S.
    06/09/17

    I couldn't fault anything about this course. Covers literally everything you could wana know. Would definately recommend 🙂

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    Bobbie E.
    16/07/17

    Myself and my husband attended these classes in the July group. We didn't really know what to expect. It was very informative, very useful and we definitely feel more prepared.... read more

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    Louise H.
    16/07/17

    Fabulous course, me and my husband found it really informative and we feel so much more prepared for the birth of our daughter. Freya also made the course relevant for... read more

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    Victoria F.
    04/07/17

    We have just completed Freya's Expecting classes in Stafford and have thoroughly enjoyed it. We have learnt loads and feel much more prepared for the arrival of our little Miss!!... read more

    Melissa W. Avatar
    Melissa W.
    30/06/17

    My wife and I took the four part online course. After my first week of fatherhood I'm extremely glad of the knowledge we picked up. We have drawn on so... read more

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    Luke M.
    03/06/17

    We attended a course run by becky in late 2015. It was fab, we got so much of off it. Very informative, relaxed setting and we met a great group... read more

    Kathryn E. Avatar
    Kathryn E.
    15/03/17

    We attended the class in 2012, my husband took some convincing to attend but after the first session he felt comfortable and didn't even need any bribes to go to... read more

    Jenna S. Avatar
    Jenna S.
    10/03/17

    We have just finished our 4 week course in stafford with Beckie and she was just fab! We have learnt so much from the in depth information given. This course... read more

    Vicky E. Avatar
    Vicky E.
    10/03/17

    I attended these classes in late 2014 on the recommendation of a friend and was not disapointed. Freya has a fun way of approaching things and I absolutely loved every... read more

    Ashlea P. Avatar
    Ashlea P.
    10/03/17

    Expecting classes gave me so much confidence. I was really scared of labour and Freya answered all our questions and told us what to expect. She doesn't try and push... read more

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    Ruth M.
    10/03/17

    I highly recommend expecting mums (& dads) to get booked on this course.
    Super informative and prepared us both for our new arrival!
    Very professional and a great way...
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    Alicia F. Avatar
    Alicia F.
    10/03/17

    We had our expecting course in 2011 and a refresher in 2013. What can I say? Freya was amazing, she did a down to earth and factual course which put... read more

    Laura J. Avatar
    Laura J.
    10/03/17

    Absolutely fantastic classes. I learned so much more than I imagined I would and made some great friends along the way

    Leah W. Avatar
    Leah W.
    10/03/17

    The classes were really informative, humorous and taught at just the right pace. It was a safe environment in which to ask questions and to share worries. It was lovely... read more

    Gemma M. Avatar
    Gemma M.
    10/03/17

    Freya and her classes were fantastic! Really thorough but in a relaxed, fun and informal format. Covered above and beyond what any other antenatal classes seem to do, and prepared... read more

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    Siân L.
    10/03/17

    Fantastic course! I recommend it to all my pregnant friends. Really prepared us for what to expect in labour and after. �

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    Katharine L.
    10/03/17