Facing up to my birth trauma demons

Having had two, pretty traumatic, birth experiences it’s understandable that we questioned whether we should ever expand our family. Fast forward just over three years…

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The scar I never wanted but have all the same

I have a scar.  A scar I never wanted but a scar I have all the same.  My caesarean scar. Before I got pregnant I sat…

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I Will Never Know…. Caesarean Awareness Month 2016

Did you know that April is Caesarean Awareness Month? Both my boys were born by emergency c-section. Both births were filled with drama for different…

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Why My C-Sections Don’t Make Me Less of a Mother

I didn’t know that April was caesarean awareness month until it popped up on my Twitter feed the other day.  Being a proud c-section mama…

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The dramatic birth of Baby Boy

The birth of the toddler terror was fairly dramatic, a category 1 emergency c section, something I was keen to avoid with baby #2.  However…

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My first emergency Caesarean section story

As my due date looms ever closer I am starting to reflect on my birth with my eldest child.   As with my last pregnancy once…

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