Birth Story

  • Group A Streptococcus - How to recognise the signs and keep your family safe

    Group A Streptococcus - How to recognise the signs and keep your family safe

    What is Group A Streptococcus? Group A Streptococcus (Strep A) is a bacteria that usually causes mild diseases like sore throats and school sores. For the most part, it is a common infection that shows as a mild illness that...

  • Meeting Koda

    Meeting Koda

    I had the perfect set of birth preferences typed out neatly in an A4 document. It was so perfect my midwives actually kept the copy I gave them during labour to use as an example for future Mums to be....

  • Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy

    Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy

    My experience so far As many of you know, I am pregnant with baby number 3. One of the things I have spoken openly about is the challenges I've faced with severe nausea and vomiting. This one surprised me because...

  • The Best Way To Introduce Food Allergens To Your Baby

    The Best Way To Introduce Food Allergens To Your Baby

    The best way to introduce allergenic foods to your baby As a parent, you will experience many exciting milestones with your little one. One of these milestones that seem to bring up both excitement and some anxiety in parents is...

  • Meeting Parker

    Meeting Parker

    My birth journey started with the plan to go to the birthing centre. I knew that I didn't want an epidural or unnecessary interventions. It seemed like a happy middle ground where I could still be close to help if...

  • Meeting Bronte

    Meeting Bronte

    I had an elective GA C-section and had a magical birth experience.  This was my second and last birth. About 7 months after my first daughter was born by emergency C-section, I developed vision changes and long story short, I...