Friday Magic

Some days, my work as a Midwife is just magical and it blows my mind. There are days when I am tired, disheartened and not really too sure why I am at work and then there are others where, for...

To our community

COVID-19 Response The current pandemic crisis has caused many of us to reconsider how we are providing our care as medical practitioners to ensure we are all kept safe by minimising the risk of...

On Monday

ON MONDAY… I had the pleasure of caring for and supporting one of my women through her third labour and birth. This was a particularly special relationship for me as I had also cared for her...

SoarCon

On Saturday 14th November I attended the inaugural SoarCon – Women in Business Conference. Organised by Soar Collective, a local networking group, and held in the beautiful grounds of Pepper’s...

Ask a Midwife 1

Q1. WHAT ARE SOME OF THE UNCERTAINTIES YOU COMMONLY GET ASKED ABOUT? Many new parents are often concerned whether tips and advice passed onto them from friends and family should be followed...

Ask a Midwife 2

Q2. WHY DO BABIES SEEM TO HAVE THEIR DAYS & NIGHTS MIXED UP? This is very, very normal. While you were pregnant, during the day time whilst walking around, you rock your baby to sleep in the...

Ask a Midwife 3

Q3. WHEN IS IT USEFUL TO GIVE EXPRESSED MILK AND WHEN IS BREAST BEST? Many women ask about expressing and giving the baby a bottle so their partner can help out, or so they can sleep longer. It is...

Most women spend more time planning their wedding than their pregnancy.

Chose a Midwife or doctor you trust unreservedly, but trust yourself and your body most of all.