5 things to do in the second trimester

5 things to do in the second trimester

Its hard to believe we're past the halfway mark with baby M number 2. Time sure flies when you're pregnant in a pandemic! Despite the circumstances, I'm determined to learn from past pregnancy and forge some good habits this time round. Now that the morning sickness has subsided and I'm feeling more human (as human [...]

Breastfeeding: the problematic attitude in the NHS

I recently attended my local ante-natal class on breastfeeding, held at the community maternity unit of my local hospital. I've never felt particularly strongly either way about breastfeeding, so my goal in attending was to find out as much information as possible to make the best informed decision for my circumstances. Breast is Best We [...]

Top 5 Pregnancy Snacks

Top 5 Pregnancy Snacks

Touch wood, and all sorts of other superstitious stuff, I haven't found myself fall victim to any weird pregnancy cravings - yet! However, in a bid to keep a balanced diet which is both healthy for baby and works for my IBS, I've found myself making some different and delicious snacks to keep me going [...]