Labour and Birth Pregnancy

The Best Labour Advice – From Mamas Who’ve Been There

Even if you’ve been to ante-natal classes, binge watched One Born Every Minute and religiously read your ‘What to Expect’ book, preparing for labour can be equally terrifying as it is exciting. Whilst every labour is different and what works for one may not work for another, here are some of the best tips and …

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Labour and Birth Pregnancy

What To Pack In Your Hospital Bag For Labour And Birth

When you’re preparing for labour or birth, one of the things you’ll want to get prepared is your hospital bag. Having this ready to go well in advance will give you peace of mind, and means that when the time comes, you don’t have to think, just grab and go. Hospital bag essentials Here are …

3 reasons not to put down your partner in front of your kids
Parenting

Why It Is NOT Okay to Put Down Your Partner in Front of Your Children

‘Maybe she’s not the wife you wanted’ This is what my 4-year-old daughter said to my husband over breakfast one morning. We both laughed. But actually, it wasn’t really funny. I was pretty hurt that she’d come to that conclusion. A little worried she might possibly be right. And angry. Both with him and with …