Why should you work with me?

Why should you work with me?

I am first and foremost a woman as well as a Mum, (and a super proud one at that!) I have been raising my tribe of boys (now Men) since 1996! When I had my first son at a young age, and 11 months after losing my sister to cancer, it felt like the natural choice for me...
Bonding doesn’t need a bottle!

Bonding doesn’t need a bottle!

I have heard many times during my time as a birth worker that Breastfeeding prevents Dad’s from being able to bond with their newborn baby, as feeding can take up a large majority of time in those early days, weeks and sometimes months whilst Mum and Baby are finding...
A Mama Blessing: The strength of a circle of women!

A Mama Blessing: The strength of a circle of women!

It was a beautiful summers day when 30+ women (inc a couple of little women) came together to share Mandy’s special Mother’s Blessing, a baby shower with a difference. Many of us will have attended a baby shower, which is more focused around playing games and bringing...

A beautiful One To One!

The One to One Midwives only recently arrived in Essex, and have caused quite a stir in both negative and positive ways. Concerns have been raised regarding the drop in women using other local midwifery services and the impact that may have. Sadly I have even heard...

Yippee I’m pregnant… I have nothing to wear!

Congratulations …! You’ve just had the best news ever that you’re going to be a mummy. With the emotional rollercoaster you now find yourself on, the last thing you need to worry about is your expanding waistline and how to still feel womanly and show that bump off...