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What It’s Like Being A New Mum

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I don’t think I really thought through what being a mum was going to be like. When I found out I was pregnant, I thought this baby was a miracle, an accidental miracle – a person made from myself and the person I love most. And she is a miracle. She’s a little living thing …

26 Things I Learnt Throughout My Pregnancy

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My pregnancy was nothing like I would have imagined. I moved twice. I was lucky enough to have financial help at every point. My mental heath was really fucking bad at some points. I had a daughter (I always thought I would be more prone to having boys). It was more of an alien experience than …

The Tale Of My Birthing Experience

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We had had a really lovely afternoon. After waiting around the hospital all morning for a ten minute discussion with my consultant, we decided to spend the afternoon in the city rather than going back to our apartment. We went for a coffee, browsed some shops, picked up a few treats. We even went to …

32 Things I Have Googled Since Having A Baby

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As you may know, on Friday 17th November I gave birth to my daughter. It still feels strange to say that, my daughter, as having her in my life still feels completely alien to me and my SO. However, we are learning everyday and doing the very best that we can.

To Violet

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By Eddy