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Catching up on One Born Every Minute

Catching up on One Born Every Minute

Ive been catching up with One Born Every Minute and just watched the episode where Myleen Klass opens the birthing pool unit at the Leeds hospital, I am lucky to live near a hospital that also has birthing pools in a midwife led unit. With Noah I really wanted to use a birthing pool, a bath was so relaxing to me and I still have one every single night with this pregnancy too; but when I started having contractions with Noah and they told me to get in the bath it felt really wrong and uncomfortable. I can only guess that it was because of the position that I sat in when I got into the bath, it felt un-natural and uncomfortable. As soon as I sat down, I said to hubby "I want to get out, get me out" and I was out of the bath in what felt like ...

One Born Every Minute: Conception!

One Born Every Minute: Conception!

Well I thought I would jump on the "band wagon" with the Netmums blog - "One born every minute" topics and this time it is Disability and Conception. I do not have any experience with disability, but I do have 2 stories about conception to share! Noah's Story We had been married for 6 months by New Year, 2010 and me and hubby had "THE" talk! Yes, the talk about coming off the pill and when we should start thinking about making our family. So I booked us into see the nurse, who discussed our options and told me to have a 2 month break off of the pill before we start trying. Contrary to what many mummies-to-be, including myself, believe: that if  you have been on the pill for a great length of time (10 years in my case) then you will not be able to fall straight away, its wrong!!! ...