All posts tagged: newcastle

The Pregnancy, Birth & New Baby Guide

This guide is packed full of information, ideas and tips for you during pregnancy, for birth and as you adjust to life with your new baby. They have been written to be useful for all expectant and new parents but, as I am based in Tyneside, there is also a local slant for support and services. These pages will go live in January… Please do share this to anyone who is pregnant or who has a new baby and if you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to send me a message…

Directory of Services

The Birth, Baby & Family Directory is an essential guide to the best services and practitioners for parents, along with a range of brilliant shops and products. As a trusted source of information for parents and families from pregnancy through to teenagers, it is essential for me to be able to provide links to the best services, products and practitioners for children, parents and families across Newcastle & Tyneside. I only work alongside businesses who are experienced, professional, recommended and who fit in well with the supportive ethos of Birth, Baby & Family. Supporting small businesses is important to me and this is a network of wonderful people who are passionate about what they do, who are excellent at what they do and I recommend them to parents…

Antenatal Classes & Birth Preparation Sessions

As expectant parents you will benefit from thorough antenatal classes – which run as small group or 1:1 sessions and which will also be available as an online course soon. As a professionally-trained and experienced antenatal teacher, my sessions are about working with all parents so this includes getting you better prepared for induction, for a caesarean, as well as for birth after loss. My antenatal sessions are not only about knowledge and practical skills: they are also about assertiveness, confidence, having realistic expectations and feeling equipped to cope with the challenges. I aim to better prepare you with your options for straight-forward birth as well as the questions to ask so you know more about your options if you need additional monitoring, an induction or a caesarean when your options could be different. WHO DO I WORK WITH? FIRST-TIME PARENTS – I have designed thorough sessions and resources for parents who are preparing for labour & birth for the first time. This is about gathering knowledge, practical skills and knowing more about options, what …

HallingWolfe Teething Jewellery

This jewellery is fabulous – I bought a necklace and a bracelet as a present for my sister-in-law and I was really impressed, which is why I wanted HallingWolfe on my Directory. HallingWolfe is all about durable jewellery and accessories for mammas, babies and anyone who likes them! You can design your own at private bead parties, which take place in various locations across Newcastle and Tyneside or you can buy online or in person. Head over to the HallingWolfe Facebook page for more information on parties and buying options.