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Squeak's Birth Story

Everyone’s heard of those weirdos who love childbirth, but we figure that they are either urban legends, or outright lies. Turns out, I’m one of those weirdos! 1,763 more words

Finley Rae's Birth Story.

We knew it was “possible” to get pregnant on our wedding night, but we didn’t actually think we would get that lucky on the first try! 2,678 more words

Baby's first swim

Last night’s arrival was in too much of a hurry to wait for the pool to be fully prepared!

Happily mum and baby still got to enjoy a lovely skin to skin paddle.

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2017 A 'Re'start

Happy New Year All!

I know it’s been a while and I’m sorry. Things got busier and I got worse and worse with time management and everything just seemed to fall apart… But the other day I had a blog post pop up on my FaceBook ‘On this day’ feed so I had a little look and saw a post about Jessica-Rose when she started weaning. 1,397 more words

Maternity Friends and Family Test December 2016

Thank you for the wonderful anonymous feedback we have received via the NHS Friends and Family Test. We appreciate that time you’ve taken out of your  busy  family lives to let us know how you think we are performing and to promote our service locally. 11 more words

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Express Delivery: Rufus' Birth Story

I’ve always quite liked the idea of a home birth, ever since our NCT teacher mentioned the idea during my first pregnancy. Prior to that, my assumption had always been that that was the kind of labour reserved for the olden days, hippies and people who simply couldn’t get to hospital in time. 1,489 more words

What do I pack in my birth bag?

The doula bag is a little like Mary Poppins purse. This giant bag of mysterious goodies that seems to produce exactly what is needed at any given time. 1,184 more words