Perineal massage

Soo have you ladies heard much about this yet? As we pass through out pregnancies which feels to fly by while each day takes a week were told about lots of things we should try which will help with giving birth. I was recently informed of the perineal massage – which to me sounded alien – and…

#Toptip #4 : Thirsty Contractions

In keeping with the top tip theme, I have managed to get a few more for us. The next one if about labour: it’s thirsty work you know! My friend who is a mum of 4 said her main problem was trying to drink if she had a contraction / pain. She advises to pack…

Tips for Dads in labour!

Dads spend 9 months worrying and fretting about their beloved other half & the child they are carrying, feeling left out and almost useless for the majority of it so it isn’t surprising lots of  Dad’s want to be pro-active in labour. I have collected 6 tips from my friends who are Mums for Dads…

Fact or Fiction: My mom had fast labors, so I will too.

Fact: It’s true that genetics play a part in women’s labours. You and your mother might have similar pelvic structure and uterine muscle strength, which might contribute to you both having fast labours. But…don’t count on it. Remember: You also inherited genes from your father’s side of the family. Plus, your baby is a magical combination…