Our KG Hypnobirthing Journey – Finishing the Course

“You realise that your eyelids are so relaxed they stay closed of their own accord. Even if you wanted to open them, you will find…

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Decorating a toddler’s room with butterflies

We’ve been doing so much to prepare for the baby recently, directly and indirectly, that it was nice to do something just for Talitha. Bit…

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Hearts for Halloween – Lanterns of Hope for Those Living in Fear

Ignore the fact that these are possibly the wonkiest hearts you’ve ever seen. I am so pleased with myself for managing to carve a pumpkin,…

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Seven Secrets of a Joyful Birth – book review

I know lots of people who say that when it comes to all things parenting, shut the books and just follow your instinct. I agree…

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Our reasons for choosing a doula

So, we met the doula we were checking out on Friday (23 weeks!) and got such a good feeling that we decided to go ahead…

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Our KG Hypnobirthing Journey – The course, part one

Disagreements and skepticism were welcomed in the room as Katharine Graves confidently began the HypnoBirthing course we’d decided to attend. She acknowledged that the prefix…

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22 Weeks Pregnant – Starting to prepare

“Hello, baby,” Talitha says to my bump, “Having a nice day?” She catches me off guard every time. It’s not something I’ve taught her to…

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