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Dispatches: Breastfeeding Uncovered – My Opinion

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

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Hypnobirthing – doubts are setting in!

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!

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Hypnobirth – why I’m going to give it a crack!

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!

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34/35 Weeks – Boobs, Birth Planning and Pesky People.

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.