Labour & Delivery Tips Part 1 – My Birth Plan

Labour & Delivery Tips Part 1 – My Birth Plan

I didn't plan on writing oodles of posts about giving birth. In fact, in the first few days following the event I felt very much that I never wanted to talk about it, or even think about it, ever again! But the more I've talked to other women about their experiences, the more I've come [...]

The Third Trimester – The Final Stretch

The Third Trimester – The Final Stretch

What with our little man joining us a little earlier than expected and the whirlwind that ensued afterwards, it just dawned on me that I never got around to filling you in on the third trimester! Now that he's here pregnancy feels like a distant memory - if I didn't have the little fella sleeping [...]

‘I Think My Midwife Hates Me’ and Other Random Thoughts of a Mum To Be With Social Anxiety

‘I Think My Midwife Hates Me’ and Other Random Thoughts of a Mum To Be With Social Anxiety

It is hard for me to admit this, but one of the first feelings I felt when I realised I was pregnant was regret. Not because I didn't want this baby, you understand. This is a very much wanted and planned for child. No, it was simply due to the overwhelming sense that I was [...]