Preconception Nutrition with Shelley!

Preconception Nutrition with Shelley!

4 days ago
Once a woman has fallen pregnant, pregnancy nutrition is often talked about. However, the months ...
Meeting Mia Jayde: Part Two

Meeting Mia Jayde: Part Two

8 days ago
During my labour with Mia, it was intense. We arrived at the South East Melbourne hospital at abo...
Meeting Indiana

Meeting Indiana

It was midnight under a smiling crescent moon when I felt the first surges, letting me know that ...
Meeting Mia Jayde

Meeting Mia Jayde

I woke up at 6 am with some mild cramping. I didn’t think much of it at the time. But after about...
Meeting Arlo

Meeting Arlo

I have had two fairly straightforward pregnancies; other than struggling with pelvic pain, they w...
Meeting Lillian

Meeting Lillian

Three years earlier, I’d delivered her big brother after a fast and furious 9-hour labour. My mid...
Let's talk about Hyperemesis: Caitlin's Story

Let's talk about Hyperemesis: Caitlin's Story

When you first fall pregnant, feeling a little queasy in the morning can be a welcome sign that ...
Meeting Elsie

Meeting Elsie

One of my favourite parts of pregnancy is those last few days. Each night once I have settled int...
Jade's Birth Story

Jade's Birth Story

I always said that I’d love to go into labour during the day after a full nights sleep, as I went...
Preventing Dog Bites to Your Little One

Preventing Dog Bites to Your Little One

I had so many of you reach out wanting to know about preventing dog bites in your little people; ...
Early Signs of Labour

Early Signs of Labour

At the end of my first pregnancy with Nahla, I remember laying in bed googling if being tired was...
Meeting Cleo

Meeting Cleo

This was our first pregnancy, but I knew it wasn’t a “normal” journey meeting our baby girl.   I ...
Freddie's Septic Journey

Freddie's Septic Journey

Our son Freddie fell ill at just three weeks of age. It was a Saturday night, and we noticed he w...
Meeting Evie

Meeting Evie

At 38 weeks and three days, my partner came home from work at 4 am, I was wide awake with stomach...
Meeting Rudy

Meeting Rudy

My second birth was the polar opposite of my first; an exhilarating and crazy story to tell. My ...
Lincoln's Meningitis Story

Lincoln's Meningitis Story

I was blessed with a chilled baby. My second son, three weeks old, barely made a peep. So when I ...
Harrison's UTI Journey

Harrison's UTI Journey

Did you know that it is more common for baby boys to suffer UTI's in the first year of life than ...
Meeting Carter

Meeting Carter

I woke up in the morning and bub hadn't been moving much. I rang our midwife Leanne, who told me ...
Caden's Journey

Caden's Journey

On Tuesday the 14th of April 2020, I attended my 20-week scan. My life changed forever this day. ...
Meeting Harvey James

Meeting Harvey James

Pregnancy with my first child was a dream! No morning sickness, no pain, I was very rarely uncomf...
Clubfoot: Two Mama's Journeys

Clubfoot: Two Mama's Journeys

Clubfoot or Congenital Talipes Equino Varus (CTEV) is a common addition that affects one or both ...
10 things I wish I knew before entering the birth suite

10 things I wish I knew before entering the birth suite

There was so much I didn't know about when I welcomed my babies into the world. As a mama who's ...
Meeting Rosie

Meeting Rosie

Let me start off by saying I truly couldn't have done it without Tyler by my side. He rubbed my b...
Meeting William

Meeting William

Our first baby, gender unknown, was due on 12/7/20. We were told from our 36-week scan that bub w...
WARNING signs that could save your bub's life

WARNING signs that could save your bub's life

As a mama to two babies, I know how scary it can be when they are unwell.   I remember once when...
10 tips you NEED to know BEFORE starting solids

10 tips you NEED to know BEFORE starting solids

Starting solids is an exciting but confusing milestone for you and your bub!   We know you have s...
What Anaphylaxis Looks Like

What Anaphylaxis Looks Like

Approximately 1 in 100 of all school-aged children will develop anaphylaxis.   In the past ten ye...
Meeting Jasmine

Meeting Jasmine

Where do you start with a birth story? So many places!   A rundown on my pregnancy and birth expe...
How To: Perineum Massge

How To: Perineum Massge

Okay, let's get a bit intimate, and chat about a great way you can start to prepare your body to ...
Meeting Hailee

Meeting Hailee

From the moment my husband and I saw the positive pregnancy test we were so excited to welcome an...
Living with Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Living with Hyperemesis Gravidarum

This condition (also known as HG) only affects around 1% of pregnant women.  I don’t personally ...
Meeting George

Meeting George

At 38 weeks and five days with my first baby, I went to the toilet only to feel a large gush of l...
Meeting Asher

Meeting Asher

It was 9pm on a Thursday evening. My husband and I had just gotten into bed; I was 38 weeks and t...
Harper's Hip Dysplasia Journey

Harper's Hip Dysplasia Journey

On the 16th of December 2018, we had a scan at 34 weeks to check on the position of my placenta. ...
Meeting Bailey

Meeting Bailey

I woke up at 4 am snuggling my nearly 2-year-old. I was 39 weeks and six days pregnant. It wasn't...
Ari's BRUE Story

Ari's BRUE Story

Our little girl was finally here! The first nine days with our darling girl was bliss. But at 12 ...