We are all just a little apprehensive about giving birth – aren’t we?Especially for the first time. So, women want to hear real birth stories, right? All blood, placenta and episiotomies, yeah? (But then again, I wanted to bury my head in the sand and go into labour with my comfort blanket made of naivety and optimism.) Anyway, for those of you (crazy people) who want to hear real – this is my birth experience.
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I’m delighted to be able to share with you my first ever collaboration and guest post by the lovely Lucy at miss_mummy_life (blog link here). She’s done a fabulous post giving out much needed advice for mums-to-be about What you really need in your hospital bag!
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(This post first appeared on www.meetothermums.com)
The first I knew about my baby having allergies was when this happened…
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Time for another monthly round up… and it’s been a month of great highs and massive lows.
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I’m writing this on day five of our chicken pox ordeal (and I mean ORDEAL!) We’re just beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel thanks to some bear essentials- cue The Survival Kit.
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A little over three weeks ago I met my little man for the first time – an undoubtably amazing event – one I’ll never forget for many different reasons. The labour process and the aftercare is a tale of two halves – the NHS and those that work within it.
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