Olive’s Arrival- Tesco, Traffic Lights and Theatre
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Olive’s Arrival- Tesco, Traffic Lights and Theatre

As a pre warning, this post will be quite graphic…. And my language colourful. But its informative (I hope!) Here is the story of Olive Georgina Newhouse’s arrival. I tried to keep it as brief but informative as possible. On Thursday 13th of June at 9:52pm, was when our second baby girl arrived into this …

Christening …. The 160 Year Old Gown
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Christening …. The 160 Year Old Gown

Todays #SnapHappyBritMums word is Christening. Here my mother-in-law, Sally explains a little about the beautiful Christening gown that means so much in her family. “Handmade by candle light by my Great Grandmother on my mother’s side. It was made for the Great Exhibition held in The Crystal Palace, London in 1851. She was presented with …

Don’t Get Rid Of That Placenta! The Lotus Births Are Here!
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Don’t Get Rid Of That Placenta! The Lotus Births Are Here!

Parents to be wishing for a more┬ánatural┬ábirth have now taken ‘Lotus Births’ into consideration. A lotus birth is where the baby is delivered, followed by the placenta…. still attached to the baby! The umbilical cord and placenta are kept together until they detach themselves, which can take from 2-3 days or even up to a …