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Yes! I ate my placenta & you can too!
Pregnancy & Birth

Yes! I ate my placenta & you can too!

Created on: Thursday, 28 February 2019 by Devon Manning
Devon Manning

My name is Devon Manning and I am a pretty regular mum of a two year old boy. Except, I ate my placenta after the birth of my son and then went on to start my own business. I...

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Premvember Baby Safe Skincare Advice from Joanna Gardiner of Elave Skincare
Kids Health

Premvember Baby Safe Skincare Advice from Joanna Gardiner of Elave Skincare

Created on: Monday, 22 October 2018 by Joanna Gardiner
Joanna Gardiner

TinyLife is marking its 30th anniversary and once again raising awareness and funding for Northern Ireland’s premature babies during Premvember. Elave Baby, the charity’s...

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A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Jemma Popcorn for Lunch
A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self

A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Jemma Popcorn for Lunch

Created on: Wednesday, 26 September 2018 by Jemma at Popcorn for Lunch
Jemma at Popcorn for Lunch

Dear Annoyingly Thin, Pre-Parent Me, I want you to do something. Right now. Go sniff your sofa. Go on. What does it smell like? Febreeze? Your favourite perfume? Maybe...

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Running After Pregnancy
Mums Health

Running After Pregnancy

Created on: Wednesday, 19 September 2018 by Dr Patrick Campbell
Dr Patrick Campbell

Exercise after giving birth can have enormous health benefits such as, improved fitness, weight loss and less risk of postnatal depression. However, celebrities...

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A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Jillian Henning
A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self

A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Jillian Henning

Created on: Wednesday, 12 September 2018 by Jillian Henning
Jillian Henning

Dear Jillian How are things with you? I'm sure you are exhausted after that 3 week holiday across America! How was San Francisco and Vegas? You must love those places I'm...

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A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Michelle Bradley
A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self

A Letter to my Pre-Parent Self - Michelle Bradley

Created on: Thursday, 06 September 2018 by Michelle Bradley
Michelle Bradley

Dear pre-parent me, You are probably reading this in bed. If it’s a weekend, its likely that you will stay there until 1pm then roll off the mattress, cook a hot...

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My experience with Breastfeeding, how you can succeed.
Mums Health

My experience with Breastfeeding, how you can succeed.

Created on: Monday, 20 August 2018 by Claire Flynn
Claire Flynn

I come from a long line of breastfeeding women. I always knew I wanted to breastfeed. Early on, I got a breastfeeding book from the library so I could give myself a head start...

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Mindful Parenting
Parenting

Mindful Parenting

Created on: Tuesday, 14 August 2018 by Veronica Ellis
Veronica Ellis

Being a parent is one of the most challenging, rewarding, nourishing and depleting roles that we can step into. I often describe my own experience of childbirth as ‘The Agony...

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Rebuilding your confidence after starting a family
For Mum

Rebuilding your confidence after starting a family

Created on: Thursday, 12 July 2018 by Samara Prentice
Samara Prentice

Holding your baby for the first time is an experience that every mum will never forget.  Those perfect little rose bud lips, their teeny tiny little fingernails, that...

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My top tips for preparing for parenthood with multiples
Pregnancy & Birth

My top tips for preparing for parenthood with multiples

Created on: Wednesday, 13 June 2018 by Kelly McDonald
Kelly McDonald

In January 2013 at a visit to the early pregnancy clinic with stomach pain, excessive morning sickness and severe pregnancy hormones I was told ‘Everything looks just fine’....

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TAMBA (Twins and Multiple Births Association)
Pregnancy & Birth

TAMBA (Twins and Multiple Births Association)

Created on: Thursday, 07 June 2018 by Mums NI
Mums NI

BECOMING a parent can be a daunting and exciting time, but when there are two or more babies on the way, you know life will never ever be the same again. Now, thanks to...

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Does it really matter if I dressed her in pink?
Parenting

Does it really matter if I dressed her in pink?

Created on: Monday, 16 October 2017 by Mary Magee
Mary Magee

From the moment we found out we were expecting our first child, we both knew we would find out the sex. What can I say, we are both just too nosey and impatient to wait. I...

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Are we done yet...?
Pregnancy & Birth

Are we done yet...?

Created on: Saturday, 14 October 2017 by Jenna Johnston
Jenna Johnston

Ohhh you'll have to try for a girl now, I bet you's would love a wee girl? What if you's go again and it's another boy? Some people just have no boundaries when it comes to...

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Chalk & Cheese - A story of two maternity leaves
Parenting

Chalk & Cheese - A story of two maternity leaves

Created on: Wednesday, 13 September 2017 by Jillian Henning
Jillian Henning

After ten wonderful months on maternity leave I’m back to work next week and I can hardly believe it. I am mum to two beautiful daughters, Olivia who is 3 ½ years old and...

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Mums, How's Your Mood?
Your Mental Health

Mums, How's Your Mood?

Created on: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 by Dee NicConaill Óig
Dee NicConaill Óig

Who Am I? My name is Dee, I’m 29 and in my final year of University studying Mental Health Nursing. I’m from Northern Ireland. I like Grey’s Anatomy, Chocolate and...

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