Tag Archives: birth choices

should birth choices be a fight?

I was about to leave the hospital with my four-day-old twins. We’d been admitted the morning after their birth because Jake had difficulty breathing. Luckily, all was fine but we had spent a stressful few days on the ward when … Continue reading

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aurora and jake’s birth story

  On the morning of Friday 14th November 2014, I woke up feeling uncomfortable but excited. I was 38 weeks and 1 day pregnant with twins and I had been having Braxton Hicks contractions for many weeks. The night before, … Continue reading

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twenty nine weeks

As I type this post, I am twenty nine weeks and three days pregnant. This week I’m feeling more positive about the pregnancy, thanks in part to great news at a growth scan last week. The babies are growing really … Continue reading

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