pregnancy care

What I needed in my hospital bag second time around

What I needed in my hospital bag second time around

I was in a program which allowed me early discharge from hospital so I didn’t intend to be there for more than six hours after birth. I took one bag with enough to last a night in case I needed to stay. Due to bubs being a high weight we were encouraged to stay overnight to monitor his blood sugar levels (I allowed myself to be persuaded to this for his safety but it turned out to be unnecessary and I wish I had gone home - but that’s another blog).

How to cure Morning Sickness.

How to cure Morning Sickness.

Try orange foods. Seriously the nutrients in oranges, pumpkin, sweet potato, apricot, carrot, squash and anything orange can help with your nausea. What better excuse to indulge in a freshly squeezed orange juice and a delicious sweet potato gratin.