Tag: New Mummy Blog

Why things affect me so much more now that I’m a Mother

I remember the first time I cried tears of sadness after Taylor was born. She was 8 weeks old, snuggled up having a feed and dozing off. I was half asleep watching the news. Half the headlines went in one ear and out the other as I struggled to stay awake. But then came on […]

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Hey, expecting/new parent, STOP Googling sh*t

Are you expecting your first child? Maybe you’re a new Mum/Dad? Either way, I bet you’ve already made Google a hell of a lot of money with all the searches you’ve done about your pregnancy and baby. I sure as F did. I can almost guarantee that if you’re a Dad-to-be/Dad reading this, your lady […]

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My natural birth story

9 January 2018, 2.40am  I woke up with a weird feeling. I don’t know what it was that woke me, but I knew to check for wetness down in my pant region… Yep, definite wetness. I secretly wondered if I could have peed myself. Nothing would surprise me with this pregnancy… But no, it was […]

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My breech (stubborn) baby and our ECV movement

When I reached week 35 and my baby’s head was still up under my ribs, I knew she needed a little guidance in moving down into birth-ready position. Despite being told she still had time to move, I knew (thanks to trusty pregnancy apps and my wonderful midwife) that most babies will have turned by […]

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My top 8 tips for mama’s-to-be

Let me start this post by saying I am no expert in pregnancy… I am merely a first time preggers lady who went into pregnancy thinking it was one thing, only to realise it’s in fact the total opposite. You’d know this, if you’d read my previous few blog posts about my pregnancy so far […]

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