A short tale of frustration and feminism. This beautiful weather isn’t just about the glory of the sun on our skin. It’s social too. It draws us out of our homes, and into parks and woodland, so larger groups gather than the standard family home can usually accommodate. Yesterday, for me, this meant that the 5 families with children cared for by our childminders were able to take to the park, allow the children to run riot while we settled into a shady bench and had the chat
Once that Bump becomes a baby you’ll be totally ready for a hearty & delicious meal. And Beth from Tandem Catering has stepped with this cracking dinner-for-two. I promise you, you may never enjoy a meal more…! To enter, like the post on my Facebook page, and tell me what your go-to pregnancy food is (mine was a white bread tuna melt – could still eat these all friggin’ day). ** Dinner for two will be delivered chilled and ready to go. You can chose between; Thai green chicke
Teaching Class 4 of #thewisehippo last week we talked about light touch birth massage, the 'Shaking of the Apples', as advocated by the fab doula Tamara Cianfini, pressure on the sacrum & various other supportive techniques that birth partners can use to comfort & care for labouring Mama's. And then I happened on this page via Pinterest - the Amsterdam Double Hip Squeeze. Not nearly as dodgy as it sounds! Grab a cuppa, take 5 to read through, then send to your birth partner.