I've caught up with the Dispatches program about breastfeeding which was on Channel 4 recently. I couldn't help but write a blog sharing my opinion on the program and how my breastfeeding experience has been 3 months in. My Opinion I cannot believe how weirdly emotional the program made me feel (I'm emotional about everything… Continue reading Dispatches: Breastfeeding Uncovered – My Opinion
I've been waiting until I've felt relatively human to write this blog, because let's be honest....having a baby totally takes all your energy and brain power and leaves you with nothing but cotton wool brain. It's not going to be short, so get comfortable! Where do I even begin?! I was 39 weeks pregnant exactly… Continue reading My Birth Story!
I have now officially finished the hypnobirthing book. So I thought I'd update you on my current thoughts about it. Although as the title states, the doubts are setting in, I do however have a clear understanding of what is involved in the whole process. I feel confident that I can give it my best… Continue reading Hypnobirthing – doubts are setting in!
So as the title states... I'm going to give hypnobirthing a crack. Some of you may be reading this thinking.... what the frick are you, a hippie?! The answer is, no I am most definitely not. In fact far from it. But... do I want a calm and "pain free" birth.... (pain free - don't… Continue reading Hypnobirth – why I’m going to give it a crack!
I have just returned from my 34 week midwife appointment and as always it's got me thinking about a lot - such as breastfeeding and labour plans. I've just been told to start thinking and writing up a birth plan. I never really wanted to make one as I felt that labour isn't really something… Continue reading 34/35 Weeks – Boobs, Birth Planning and Pesky People.
Since being pregnant I've never really had a craving. In the very early days I thought it was grapefruit, as at the time I did fancy this. But it wasn't really often enough to warrant being a craving I don't think. Other than that I never really had any strong feelings towards a specific food.… Continue reading My Discovered Craving
Someone help! I can't stop buying baby clothes! I told myself after my baby shower that I didn't really need to buy anything else until he was born, because I had a fair amount, and I didn't know what I was really needing until I started actually dressing him in stuff, and noticing what I… Continue reading Baby Clothes Obsession