Birth Before Arrival of Jessie Baby Number 10

Birth Before Arrival

Birth story of Jessie ?Baby no1001/04/20207.27pm7lb 4ozBBA, HBAC, Grand Multip I’ve had 3 previous homebirths with babies 3, 4 and 9 so there was no doubt in my mind that I wouldn’t give birth at home this time either. (Baby number 9 Joey’s birth story can be read HERE). I’d declined consultant care again, as …

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Positive Induction (side helping of Disability Discrimination)

Disability Discrimination

Isla Erin Gordon 02/07/20 5lb 15oz Second baby Second elective induction. Warning : massive story!!!! Grab a cuppa and some cake! A positive? induction story! Although not great ante natal care via consultant led care. I am physically disabled with a condition called Perthes Disease, which is where my left hip bone didn’t form properly …

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The Amazing Home Birth of Lawrence – 10 pound 4 ounces.

Lawrence 10 pound 4 ounces

This is a guest blog post from Katy Gearing from our Home Birth Support Group UK. Katy runs Jenni Bean Sling Consultancy CIC and the Thame Sling and Nappy Library. It is the story of her home birth with her predicted ENORMOUS baby and possible gestational diabetes. Birth story of Lawrence, born Saturday 12th January …

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The Midwife Who Goes Above and Beyond

Going Above And Beyond

Using her own time, through social media, her working role, her knowledge, she tries to ensure women get to make informed choices. Where she can, she supports women as much as possible to have what they want and encourages them to think for themselves. She runs classes and tries to fill them. She appreciates the …

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Baby Belly and Squidgy Bits

Squidgy Bits

This morning I got love bombed by this pair. They jumped into bed with me and gave me a million kisses. Then they started using my belly as a springboard, that post 4 children belly I have been looking at and thinking it was time I did something with. They kissed it, loved it, squished …

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Tiny Toes and Baby Grows

tiny toes and baby grows

I wrote this one about baby wearing my youngest. It reflects only too well those blissful feelings having him so close to my heart felt. ​I have also had the privilege of carrying a few of my clients baby’s post-natally which is an absolute honour. Tiny Toes And Baby Grows His tiny toes, his soft …

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