Birth Story

  • Everything you need to know about the cold sore virus and your baby

    Everything you need to know about the cold sore virus and your baby

    Everything You Need to Know About the Cold Sore Virus and your Baby After writing about my own experience as a mum when Nahla caught the cold sore virus, I had so many of you reach out with questions of...

  • Meeting Conan

    Meeting Conan

    My wonderful man, Michael, and I were expecting our firstborn in early October 2020. I came from a background of trying for 5 years with my ex, being diagnosed with PCOS and was told I would unlikely ever conceive without...

  • Meeting Levi

    Meeting Levi

    After having two pretty uneventful pregnancies, my third pregnancy was pretty eventful. Early on in my 3rd pregnancy, I was diagnosed with Placenta Previa and that I would have to have another c-section (this would be my 3rd c-section) due...

  • Meeting Goldie

    Meeting Goldie

    It was all smooth sailing; I had a perfectly uncomplicated pregnancy for the most part - a small blood clot very early on and mild placenta previa, which all resolved on its own. I didn't suffer from morning sickness, I...

  • Meeting Harvey Ezra

    Meeting Harvey Ezra

    On Thursday, the 3rd of September, I was watching The Bachelor when, at around 8:30 pm, I started getting Braxton Hicks, which were a bit more intense than usual. I went to the toilet around 9:30 and noticed a light...

  • Meeting Imogen

    Meeting Imogen

    At 38 weeks and 6 days at 10pm, I went into the hospital to get checked. I had reduced movements, but bubs started kicking when I was there.   They called in the obstetrician on call as I had been...