Birth Story

  • Meeting Saverio

    Meeting Saverio

    Meeting  Saverio "Happy due date!" my husband said to me. I could tell he instantly regretted it when he saw the look I had given him.  My firstborn had arrived three weeks early, so I was convinced it would be...

  • Meeting Koa

    Meeting Koa

    Meeting  Koa BACKGROUND: Our first son, Marlowe, was born on 01/08/2019 at Joondalup Health Campus. In the lead-up to the birth, I knew I wanted little to no intervention, however, being a first-time mum and not very educated in physiological...

  • Immy's Glasses Journey

    Immy's Glasses Journey

    Immy's Glasses Journey When Imogen was a newborn, we noticed her eyes would occasionally cross. After speaking with a maternal health nurse at our 8 week check up, we were told this was perfectly normal and no need to worry....

  • Meeting Emmett

    Meeting Emmett

    Meeting  Emmett I was nearly 37 weeks pregnant with my second baby, and we were camping 40 minutes from home- our last little getaway for Australia Day before we became a family of four. My 2-year-old, Spencer, was a super...

  • Tests + Injections for Bub After Birth

    Tests + Injections for Bub After Birth

    Tests + Injections for Bub After Birth Written by Jade | Midwife, Mama of 3 & Tiny Hearts Educator After birth, your Doctor or Midwife or Bub's Doctor may recommend numerous tests, procedures or injections for bub. I've broken these...

  • Nutrition in Pregnancy

    Nutrition in Pregnancy

    nutrition in pregnancy Written by Jade | Midwife, Mama of 3 & Tiny Hearts Educator When you find out you're pregnant, the last thing on your mind is probably nutrition. In fact, if you've got morning sickness, food is not...