My HBAC birth after a preemie!

My HBAC birth after a preemie!

I’m absolutely over the moon to be able to share with you my┬ábirth story for my second baby, beautiful Freddie, who was born on a beautiful and warm Thursday evening in June. A month ago to be exact: Thursday 9th June 2016 @ 8:32pm. According to my dating scan,...
Birth without numbers

Birth without numbers

So here’s the thing with life – we love to quantify absolutely everything. We humans seem to love to be able to put a number on things. A date. A measurement. A cut-off point. Birth is no different, it seems, for the vast majority of people. Looking on any...
How to prepare your toddler for a new baby

How to prepare your toddler for a new baby

When we found out that we were expecting another baby, I have to say, it was a surprise! Baby #1 was planned, and traumatic, and although we’d always wanted another (2 to be precise), we weren’t really ready. Or at least, I wasn’t. Once I’d got...
The post-partum plan

The post-partum plan

The postpartum or postnatal plan is something I’d never heard of, let alone considered writing, until I read a fabulous post that was shared on a Facebook group a few weeks ago. It really got me thinking, and although I haven’t written a plan down (yet),...