The Monty Python team once declared’ Make Tea, Not War’ Great advice, I mean who doesn’t love a cup of tea? We are, after-all a nation of tea drinkers and with that in mind; the topic we’re covering today is ‘which teas are safe to drink during pregnancy and which teas should be avoided?’
Nothing evokes more emotion; whether that be joy, love, anger, guilt or disappointment than the subject of breastfeeding and because at the time of writing this post for https://meetothermums.com/blog/view/wbfweek it was World Breast Feeding Week I wanted to write a post on a subject that resonates so much with me and my path into motherhood. For … Continue reading When Breastfeeding Doesn’t go to Plan
By writing a blog solely based on the health and well-being in pregnancy; I feel I have an obligation to convey this subject more than any other, however that's not to say I feel I have to convey it but rather I want to, so maybe obligation isn't the right word but I hope you get my meaning.
Food cravings; we've all had them. With my first pregnancy I craved cherry tomatoes and would eat them by the bag full and even carried a bag with me at all times. With my second I was a little more extravagant and craved smoked salmon, turned out to be an expensive week. I munched on … Continue reading Food Cravings – What Your Body is Telling You
Okay so I know this blog isn't pregnancy related but its a subject close to my heart and one I experienced this weekend. This past weekend marked a new milestone in my mummy life. I knew the moment would eventually come, after all I've been dreading it since the day my son was born. I finally … Continue reading Dealing With Separation Anxiety
Because the sun has been shining lately - naturally that got me thinking about holidays and because I'm constantly thinking about all things pregnancy related that got me thinking about 'babymoons'. When I was five months pregnant with our first child my husband and I decided we needed one last holiday before two became … Continue reading Why You Need a Babymoon
I spend so much time thinking about ways to create a healthy body that it's often easy to neglect a healthy mind, which is pretty important especially when pregnant For all those regular yogis out there you'll no doubt agree that the health benefits of yoga for both the mind and body are undeniable. During … Continue reading The Benefits of Yoga during Pregnancy