Wisdm

Advice & tips just for mums, dads and carers

This is the place where practitioners, specialists and professionals share with you, their 'pearl of wisdom' about all things pregnancy, birth and post birth related.

In each of these articles we are lucky enough to have Mum's share their personal experiences too.

My Birth Story - Part 2

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There are many things I was grateful for throughout my labour and delivery, our close proximity to the hospital included - because I can’t say it was the most comfortable car ride ever!

Tummy Time

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From the minute our babies are born we hear the words “how much tummy time has little Billy done” and we often look at the floor and feel the guilt knowing that little Billy hates tummy time and has spent minimal time on his tummy.

So why is tummy time important?

My Birth Story - Part 1

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Pregnancy and birth have always fascinated me and I absolutely love hearing other women’s stories and experiences of birth!

So it's no surprise that I ended up working in the field that I do, and I love the beautiful moments that I share with mamas and mamas-to-be.

The Experience of Birth is Different for Everyone

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Prepare yourself for birth, but also be kind to yourself when things don't go as planned. Do you have a story to share?

Hypno Birthing

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If you are expecting a baby, it is definitely time for you to get yourself to an antenatal class so you are informed, empowered and have skills and tools to make this birth a positive one. With the rising intervention rates in Australia, it isn’t enough to just ‘see how it goes’. HypnoBirthing is recognised as a leader in birthing education, and is giving parents the opportunity to approach their birth feeling calm, confident and excited!

Breathe Mama

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At birth, we take our first breath and remain connected to it for our entire lives. Did you know that how we use our breath has a biological effect on our mental, emotional and physical wellbeing?

Yoga for Two - 12 Reasons Every Pregnant Woman Should Do Yoga

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Caroline Bagga, Founder of Mother Nurture Yoga, Sydney’s Leading Pregnancy Yoga School, talks about the importance of staying active during pregnancy and the many benefits of Pregnancy Yoga.

10 Australian Pregnancy Books You Should Read

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Caroline Bagga, Founder of Mother Nurture Yoga, Sydney’s Leading Pregnancy Yoga School, shares her pick of the best Australian Pregnancy and Birth books.

My 5 Breastfeeding Tips for new Mums, a Midwives Guide

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Edwina is a registered Midwife with her own business called Birth Beat. She has two children and each were completed different when it came to breastfeeding. Read her story and her best bit of advice.

What to Pack in your Bag for Labour

4 mums' stories

Kara (mum of 3) gives some great tips and tricks to new mums on what to pack in your hospital bag, and they may well be things you haven't thought of.

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