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CPR Kids: Why Knowing First Aid & CPR Is Important For Parents

Mummy Inspiration: Learning first aid and CPR for kids is important especially when you are a parent!  This is a guest post written by Sarah Hunstead, a Paediatric Nurse, mother of 2, and Founding Director of CPR Kids. CPR Kids is an organisation that offers resources and training in CPR and first aid for babies (and children) either in hospital or privately. It is a great option for parents, family, carers, and anyone who may be working with children! Knowing even the basics of first aid and CPR can be crucial in helping your children and even saving a life. You Read More

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There’s Something Wrong: A Fearful Admission

Mummy Confession: I have prolapse. It took a lot of inner conflict within myself to post this on my Blog because of how personal this is, but I figure if it can help anyone, it’s worth it. **Please note this post contains descriptions of a medical condition.** . . . . “Honey, there’s something wrong. Can you come here please?” I yelled from the bathroom. It was just one day after arriving home from the hospital after the birth of our second child. “What is it?” My husband questioned as he approached frantically. “I’m so sorry hon, but I need Read More

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Pregnancy and Parenting Communities

Mummy Confession: I am making things up as I go with this whole parenting thing. Yes, even after three kids. Pregnancy is hard. Post partum is hard. Parenting is hard. Once you start on the whole journey, there is no pause button. You run on food fumes and next to no sleep (if your babies are anything like mine) all while trying to keep this precious baby sustained (and other children if you have more than one). I’ve read all the advice of “put yourself first”, “you can’t pour from an empty cup”, and “a little crying won’t hurt them,” Read More