health, pregnancy

Why I refuse to be ashamed about my miscarriage

Unfortunately, my husband and I experienced a miscarriage in May. If you’re close friends or family, this will probably not be news to you, but if you’re not, there you go. When it first happened I felt totally lost. We told only the essential people, and spent lots of time giving our 18 month old […]

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Wonderful Women Wednesday

Wonderful Women: Mum of three, brain surgery & ASD

Although we are ‘Mummykind’, put being a ‘Mummy’ aside for a second and tell us about you! Hello, I’m Rachel. I’m currently not working because I’m recovering from brain surgery. I’ve been working on some minor home improvements as I let my standards slip a little bit when I was poorly! I enjoy gardening, spending […]

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Wonderful Women Wednesday

Introducing… Wonderful Women Wednesdays!

Welcome to Mummykind’s new feature Wonderful Women Wednesdays! Every week we will be interviewing Wonderful Women that we find inspirational and sharing their stories on our page! Our first post will be launched on the 3rd July and the feature will span over the next couple of months! Stay tuned to find out loads more […]

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Round up

Mummykind’s June Top 5!

Tweet to @mummykindoff Top 5 Blog Posts Sarah‘s post with tips on planning a Moana themed party is still top of this month’s roundup! Up in second place is Maria‘s newest post all about how she is harvesting her colostrum at 35 weeks‘ pregnant, ready for baby number 2! Our third best-performing post this month […]

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pregnancy

Why I’m harvesting colostrum at 35 weeks

I haven’t told all that many people that I am antenatally expressing my colostrum (first milk) into tiny little syringes but I am and I am actually pretty proud of myself at the moment (even though my running total is 1.5ml at the time of writing).

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parenting

The curse of the common baby name

As a Sarah, I was obviously aggrieved by my ridiculously common name back in the 90s! Thankfully, it wasn’t the MOST common name that year, but placing in the top 10 throughout the world isn’t much better: Unfortunately it’s almost impossible to find out where Sarah ranked in 1995 in the UK, (I have stats […]

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