Pregnancy With A Disability

Being pregnant for the first time may seem very daunting. Being pregnant for the first time with a disability may seem very overwhelming and challenging. I’m Gem, and I am a disability lifestyle blogger on a channel called Wheels No Heels, and today I’m going to be sharing with you my story of pregnancy and […]

How To Make a Birth Plan

So what is a birth plan? Ultimately, it is a record of what you would like to happen during your labour. It could be that you would like a water birth or to give birth standing up, or it could be a preference of what pain relief you would like to have. It’s nice to […]

Your baby at 38 weeks | Pregnancy week by week

I’m 38 plus 4 days, so feeling it a bit now but very excited. So around about this time the baby is just over 50cm and 3.3kg in weight. This is my bump at 38 weeks. I feel like it’s quite out front, quite neat and Mumsnet have asked some other lovely mums to send […]

Your baby at 40 weeks | Pregnancy week by week

It’s 40 weeks you’ve made it! You’re so close it could be any day now. Congratulations! The average weight for your baby is around 3.5kg and still measuring around 51cm in length. And here are your lovely bumps at 40 weeks. As you can probably feel there’s really not a lot of room left in […]

Your baby at 39 weeks | Pregnancy week by week

So you’ve made it! It’s week 39, you’ve got one week to go so exciting. The baby is measuring over 51cm in length and is about 3.5kg. Here are your lovely bumps at 39 weeks. So the babies organs and body systems have developed and some of them will continue to develop after birth. Your […]

Early signs of pregnancy | Mumsnet

So you think you might be pregnant? It’s a bit of a guessing game until you know for sure. I’m Clare and I’m a midwife and I’m going to be talking through some of the early signs of pregnancy, from the ones you may know already to the ones perhaps you didn’t know. Obviously if […]