Birth plans are funny things, really. I don't actually know anyone who has ever completely followed their birth plan but I did see this amazing episode of 'One born every minute' once where this couple had a laminated list, laminated focus cards and laminated inspirational quotes to help get them through. That's dedication for you. I'm … Continue reading The birth plan.
I'm not naive enough to think I'm going to look flawless and not-sweaty-at-all in labour, but I definitely plan to START off looking nice, if I can. I do plan to do a full face of make-up before going into hospital, if my pain/contractions/time allows but if I don't, that's fine. Looking good during labour … Continue reading My Labour Face.
So yesterday I packed mine and baby's hospital bags and thought I would share exactly what went in them. I was hoping to get everything into one small suitcase but although I think I packed essentials it all took up a lot more space than anticipated. I ended up packing a small suitcase for me … Continue reading The Hospital Bag.