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"
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"
As I write this post, I hear the beautiful song of the Blackbird as he chirps triumphantly from his treetops. I feel the warmth of the Sun… Read more "Summer is Coming: Embracing Pregnancy in Nature"
I have a feeling the next blog post will be all about The Baby Show, which we are attending this weekend, so best get the week 29… Read more "Week 29 & Excited for The Baby Show: Pregnancy Diaries #6"