I feel very privileged and proud of the journey Arthur and I have gone through with breastfeeding. As I detailed in my previous World Breastfeeding Week post, it hasn’t always been easy.
If you don’t know, breast milk and breastfeeding… Well, it’s pretty magical stuff.
Essays, essays, essays. I mention that dreaded word on this blog quite often – the past few years essays have plagued me more than they ever used to. You may or may not be aware that I received my BA in English & Linguistics … Continue reading10 easy midwifery essay writing tips
Happy New Year, friends! Let’s not get into the “I can’t believe it’s 2017s!” – I want to concentrate on the year ahead, and consider how I can use 2016 as a springboard for even more awesomeness. Here goes…
One of the first births I witnessed was a water birth. The woman I was caring for couldn’t wait to get into the pool when she arrived at the hospital, so as soon as the pool was full of water (they take a while … Continue readingWater Birth
In an effort to actually catch-up with my daily projects, I’ve worked my way through the photos from the past week and have actually got them ready to share with you today. Whoop! So, here’s my daily photos from the 8th to the 14th … Continue readingDays 225-231: Y9/Y5
Looking through my self-portraits for last week, I definitely achieved a variety of different themes/moods in my photos! Travel, fairy lights, relaxation, kitty-centric, midwifery and down-right silly… Definitely a bit of everything!
This week I have my first clinical placement, and I’m feeling utterly terrified at the prospect of donning my uniform for real, and starting to make use of the knowledge I’ve been collecting for the past 7 weeks.
Sharing your dreams with the ones you love can be invigorating. It can also quash them in seconds, and make you question how you ever believed in yourself. Fortunately for me, the amount of people in my life who have been unwavering in their … Continue readingBecoming a Student Midwife
You guys! One of my few days off in February (hence me leaving the project until pretty late in the month, again!), documented every hour (some hours with a few more photos than others..!). Here goes…