Midwives, the fantastic people that deal with way more than the job description states. People that are emotionally invested in us and our families. Today is a day to celebrate them!  The first midwife I had was called Lorraine, she was marmite, you either loved her or you hated her. I liked her but my husband and mum didn’t. She…

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To all the ladies in their first trimester:  Here is something that all ladies need to remember about the first trimester, it IS such hard work! Just because your body isn’t heavier right now and people don’t give you sympathy because you haven’t got a watermelon hanging off you, your body is preparing for that. Right now during your first…

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Chances are if you’re a first-time mama to be like me then you’ll also be blissfully unaware of what happens throughout that precious forty week period.  Yes, we’ve all heard about morning sickness, tiredness and swollen ankles and we’ve definitely all looked out hopefully for the pregnancy glow but what about the things they don’t tell you? Here are 10 things…

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Jessica was initially let down by healthcare providers but here is how she found support for the awful condition HG. We were blissfully happy. I went through the typical ‘Baby Blues’ on days 3 to 5 postpartum, which included a good cry in front of my in-laws on day 3, as for some stupid reason I decided going to a…

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