The experience of giving birth to our first child, Jesse, has given me an overwhelming sense of empowerment, awe for mother nature as well as a new-found… Read more "Our Birth Story: Naturally welcoming Jesse to the world."
So this is the first blog post with my new brand: Mama Quackers! I do hope you like this fun, quirky name chosen for this specific niche… Read more "How Pregnancy Healed Me: Mind, Body & Spirit"
Our Nursery Originally, my husband, Dean, and I weren't planning on having an actual nursery- thinking we could get away with storing things around the house and… Read more "Our Nursery Tour: Nesting & Organising Tips For Mothers-to-be"
As I have mentioned in previous posts, I will be using hypnobirthing techniques to help me during labour. I have subscribed to Kathryn Graves' daily hypnobirth affirmation… Read more "My Top 10 Favourite Hynobirthing Affirmations"
I've decided, after my experience so far of anticipating parenthood and loving to document it so much, I'm going to re-brand my blog! From Lifestyle to Family… Read more "Heather Blogz is Changing! New Name, New Niche…"
Well this is very likely to be the last- if not penultimate- post in this Pregnancy Diaries series before I introduce Baby J to the world in… Read more "Ready for Baby, Baby Ready For Us? 38 Week Update: Pregnancy Diaries #9"
So, last weekend, my due window opened as 37 weeks marks the full-term milestone. I have been thinking a lot about meeting Baby J and the exciting… Read more "5 things I’m looking forward to in Motherhood"
It feels so surreal now that I have actually reached this milestone! From when I had just had my first scan and saw my little Baby J… Read more "Quirky Baby Shower & 35 Week Update – Pregnancy Diaries #8"
Just another quick post to fill you in until the next pregnancy update. As I'm approaching the 35 week mark and only 2 weeks away form being… Read more "5 Things I’m Doing to Prepare for Labour & Birth"
So I am officially on maternity leave! Time for freedom and plenty of much needed self-care before we have a little person who will become the new… Read more "Week 33 Update, Maternity Leave & NCT Antenatal Classes: Pregnancy Diaries #7"