Mama in the City since 2008 and blogging since 2009!

Tag Archives // maternity

Preparing For Your Amazing Birth

June 23, 2018 // Birth & Breastfeeding // Comments

One thing I get asked quite frequently in my work is, ‘I want to prepare for my upcoming birth. What do you think about having a birth plan?’. I love being asked this question as it opens up a great […]

Hi, I’m Andrea And I’m A Nurse

May 11, 2016 // Birth & Breastfeeding // Comments

Becoming a nurse came quite naturally for me. I had been an asthma patient through out my childhood and that gave me my first introduction to nurses. Having to stay over night in the paediatrics ward without your parents, makes […]

5 Things I Love (The Labour Support Version)

January 21, 2014 // Birth & Breastfeeding // Comments

One thing I love most about being a perinatal nurse is being able to provide one on one labour support to my patients. I absolutely adore pulling out different ideas and tricks for my birthing mamas to help them cope […]

The Great Big Hospital Bag: What to Pack for Your Labor

July 21, 2009 // Birth & Breastfeeding // Comments

As a maternity RN I get to meet a lot of interesting people who are experiencing something big in their lives. It is pretty cool forming temporary intense relationships with patients. I have found that some expecting parents bring a […]