Category Archives: Pregnancy

Contented Cow? Or Psycho-Bitch-from-Hell?

Today’s guest blog is from Kate Evans, author of a new book ‘Bump: How to make, grow and birth a baby’ in which she writes about the changes women go through in pregnancy. We’re delighted to have 5 copies of ‘Bump’ … Continue reading

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Why mums need a Well Being Plan

Today’s guest blog is from Emma Laing a midwife at the charity Tommy’s. To mark the launch of the ground-breaking new report on Mums Maternal Mental health she talks about how we need to raise awareness of ante and postnatal … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Is There Really Such Thing As Ready?

Our Blog of the Week this week comes from Not Keeping Mum a duo of ‘non-expert mums who, instead of keeping quiet, are keeping it real’. In this post Amry asks ‘Is there really such a thing as ready?’ What do … Continue reading

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Team Netmums – where would we be without our mum-friends?

It’s Friday and time for another Team Netmums blog and this week we have been thinking about just where we would be without the friends we have made since becoming mums. ****************************************************************************** As a new mum once the flurry of … Continue reading

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Birth and beyond – have you got a Plan B?

Today’s guest blog is from Ruth Briddon who has just published a new novel ‘Being Sarah Chilton’. It has been described as:  If ‘Bridget Jones’ had a child and then was left on her tod, this book is what would … Continue reading

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Up the duff without a paddle!

Today’s guest blog is from author Amy Ransom, whose first novel ‘Up the duff without a paddle’ has just been released and is a humorous and touching portrayal of the challenges of pregnancy and the transition from woman to mother. … Continue reading

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10 Difficult feelings it’s normal to have in pregnancy

Today’s guest blog is from Charlie Wilson, author of Survival Guide for New Parents: Pregnancy, Birth and the First Year  . Although pregnancy is a magical time for many it is also a time where your emotions are all over … Continue reading

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