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MY BIRTHING EXPERIENCE

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So, I was extremely surprised when my little girl decided to make her appearance on 9.11.2017 at 5:54am; 4 days before my due date. 1,149 more words

Pregnancy

I wish i knew more about preeclampsia!

I wish i knew the dangers about pre-eclampsia/eclampsia siezure …

My name is sa. After month’s of trying to conceive, In January 2016 i found out i was pregnant for the first time. 2,272 more words

Baby And Mum

Why i decided to share my experience with the world?

Life is a mysterious gift, it is full of ups and downs. We all have our own battles to deal with.  Sometimes when we are going through a tough phase it makes us wonder ” why it’s always me?”  believe me you are not alone! 146 more words

Baby And Mum

My V-Bac Experience

Let me start by saying that I did not choose to have a V-bac to be “more of a woman”, or to fulfil some right of passage that is bestowed upon all women, because to be honest, in my opinion, that is a load of rubbish. 1,269 more words

Parenting

Getting Ready for Gentle Birth

“We have a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” – Laura Stavoe Harm

Giving birth can be considered as one of the most unforgettable experiences in a woman’s life, a moment where a mother needs calmness, peace and where her needs and preferences will be heard and listened to.  

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Maternity

Water Birth

It has been exactly a month since our breathtaking and unforgettable water birth experience and I can say that it really expresses and epitomizes what motherhood is. 1,512 more words

Maternity

Grieving the birth experience I didn't get to have

I thought I’d come to terms with the birth and subsequent breastfeeding woes that I experienced. I thought although I needed to grieve the disappointments that I was ok. 947 more words

Depression