BirthPlan

Tips for making a brilliant birth plan

Almost as soon as you tell people you’re pregnant you can expect to start hearing horror stories about how terrible people’s births have been.

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Child friendly fitness Southampton

If you live in or around Southampton you’re really lucky to have lots of child friendly exercise classes available to you.

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Baby and Toddler groups

We’ve put together a great list of toddler groups across Southampton East, there’s something to keep you busy every day! Woolston Busy bees toddler group, Woolston Community Pre School , C

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Holiday Clubs and Playschemes

Organising childcare during the long 6 week holiday can be stressful if you’re working, or to be honest even if you’re not sometimes you just need a break (I’ll be booking a few of t

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Baby & Toddler Groups – Warsash & Locks...

We all have our routines and essential chores/work that we have to do every week, but its good to know some local baby & toddler groups to visit when you have a couple of hours free.

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Mornings in the Christie household

This is an average morning in our household… “MUMMY is it time to get up yet?” Repeat… Repeat… Repeat… Okay this time mummy hears.

Flying

The joys of flying long haul with kids

Well that title was really just to pull you in (I know, sneaky) as there are no joys of flying long haul with kids, well maybe only one that I’ll come to later.

03.08.15 Selfish Mother

Selfish Mother… Telling it how it is

Selfish Mother is a collection of articles and videos from a whole host of global writers talking about the trials and tribulations (with a dose of reality and humour) of pregnancy and motherhood.

Do It Your Own Way: My Advice to New Parents

Since falling pregnant you’ve probably been offered advice from almost every person you’ve come into contact with, be it your parents, friends, siblings, work colleagues, midwives, your bu

Parenting bloggers

Blogging as a parent is now common place as well as seemingly bloody lucrative if you’ve got a good one.

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Maternity Matters

I experienced a traumatic birth with my second son just under 12 weeks ago, one day I hope I’ll feel able to share my story as I’m sure there are many women who have been through somethin

Returning to work after a career break

Returning to work after a career break to raise children can be daunting perhaps due to the amount of time you’ve been off, the changing workplace, wanting to work only certain hours, being more

26.01.15 You in 2015

You in 2015

Do you want to make the most of 2015? We all work to juggle multiple roles and priorities in life with increasing demands on our time so it’s often difficult to ensure you are on the right tra

05.01.15 Pregnancy Yoga

Pregnancy Yoga – 10 min sessions

If you’ve only got a short time each day and want to practice yoga while pregnant then I highly recommend Katy Appleton’s series on YouTube, Katy runs Apple Yoga and has previously worked

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30.09.14 Shared Parental Leave

Shared Parental Leave – the lowdown!

Shared Parental Leave is a new initiative designed by the government to give parents more flexibility in sharing the care of their child in the first year following their birth or adoption.