Lucky Dip · Running

#Miles4MAMA – the challenge is on!

I mentioned in my recent post about my difficult postnatal recovery that I was planning an exciting fitness challenge to raise awareness and hopefully funds for MAMA Academy, the charity I volunteer for as General Manager and trustee. MAMA Academy aims to help more babies arrive safely by supporting mums through pregnancy and providing up… Continue reading #Miles4MAMA – the challenge is on!

Health · Maternity Matters · Photography

p is for photos and precious moments

I’m proud to be engaged in the #MatExp (Maternity Experience) community on Twitter – a group of like-minded health professionals and parents with a shared passion for creating and seeing change for the better in our UK maternity services. It’s a stimulating and enriching community to be involved in, from both a professional and personal… Continue reading p is for photos and precious moments

Lucky Dip · Parenting

nigel farage and the ostentatious breastfeeding debacle

I’ve recently started writing a weekly column for my local newspaper in the North East, the Evening Chronicle, which I wasn’t initially planning to share on my blog too but I thought a lot of you would appreciate this post and might not otherwise see it! The whole #OstentatiousBreastfeeding story was both hilarious and soul-destroying,… Continue reading nigel farage and the ostentatious breastfeeding debacle