Fitting in at mother and baby classes when you’re a mum over 40

Parent and baby classes are more popular than ever, but when I asked a health professional for groups I could get involved with, I was…

Older women deserve a choice too #savethemidwife

Midwives play a crucial role in the health of both older mums and babies and it’s thanks to them that there are fewer pre-term births,…

A Persian lullaby to get baby to sleep

Although my husband and I are what you might consider “late-starters” as far as parenting goes, our journey together has opened my eyes to a…

Haircare can be a grey area during pregnancy

There comes a time in a pregnancy when our hormones sometimes get the better of us. For this bottle blonde, that moment came when the…