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You can always Call on the Midwife

As anyone of my poor housemates will tell you, I’m obsessed with all Midwifery based TV shows… From Call the Midwife, to One Born Every Minute, I find these women (and men) absolutely remarkable. 191 more words

December 11, 2o15

It was about 3am on the morning of December 10th, when I woke up to some “uncomfortable” cramping. Mind you, I had been having Braxton Hicks contractions regularly since about the 15th week of my pregnancy, so by this point I really didn’t think anything of them. 2,631 more words

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There's No Way to Replace Mom

Have you heard about the Pain Experience Camp? If it doesn’t sound like the kind of summer camp experience you’d like, you’re probably right. The Pain Experience Camp is put on by a hospital in China, and it’s designed for dads. 386 more words

mid-week round-up

How’s your week going? Enjoying this hump day? Yesterday I received a very exciting package in the mail…my wedding dress! I’m giving it a few more days to make sure I’m… 143 more words

Wednesday Links

The 'What the hell do I pack when I'm having a baby' list

For a lot of women, the whole packing of the hospital bag/s is a symbolic ritual that means you have FINALLY almost reached the end of your pregnancy and are ready to meet the beautiful little human you have been growing for the last 10 months. 1,363 more words

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Top Tips For a Stress Free Pregnancy

(Or reduced stress at least)

Having had 7 babies of my own and administrating a busy Facebook pregnancy group where I frequently see the worries pregnant mums face,  the following list contains the ways I feel mothers can reduce stress in their pregnancy and enjoy this special time. 508 more words

Childbirth Education Classes

A Mother's Day Bouquet

The word mother is defined as being a woman who has borne a child. However, I want to expand the meaning of this precious word to include more females than we might tend to think. 200 more words

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