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Birth Story
11The birth story of Barney
Having gone a week past my due date with my first son I was gearing myself up for another frustrating wait after the 40 week mark. I was pleasantly surprised when my waters broke at 5.30am, 3 days before I was due.  Well, I wasn’t sure if it was my waters as it wasn’t a...
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Wouldn’t it be great if we could create a birth plan for our ideal birth and then guarantee that we would experience it exactly as we specified. “I’d like a quick and easy birth please, with as little pain as possible and a really great recovery!!” Unfortunately this is not how it works. We all...
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The first time I packed my hospital bag it was like I was going on a two week holiday. I wheeled a huge suitcase into the labour ward – I am sure it was a tell tale sign that I was a first timer. I packed an extraordinary amount of stuff not knowing what I...
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I’ll cut straight to it, as I know birth stories have a habit of being very long, so I will try to keep it concise but I want to make sure that all the important bits are in there as I absolutely loved reading up on birth stories when I was coming to the end...
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Written by Candice Pearce, a Mum of 2 and Bumps & Burpees Trainer I’m a mum of two little monkeys and both came out of the sunroof! I’m not going to lie before having my first C-section I thought they were the easier birth option. Wow, was I wrong!!  My son, Ethan, was born four years ago...