#teambirthprep A Class For Second Time Parents

#teambirthprep                                                A Class For Second Time Parents

Dates The class is taking place on 2 Saturdays, 3rd and 10th of November 2018, Starting 10.00-16.00. Location At Hebammenpraxis Runde Zeiten in Lichterfelde, Grabens.39 b in 12209 Berlin A 8 mins walk from S bahn Lichterfelde Ost, Bus stop 5 mins walk Parking available in front of the Hebammenpraxis   An english birth preparation class [...]

My English Antenatal – Birth Preparation Class Weekend

My English Antenatal – Birth Preparation Class Weekend

I can not explain to you what makes this place special. Maybe the midwife who owns it, or the people that work there. I could only feel good vibes and most important I could  see myself there with all the couples that want to learn what birthing is about.

8 Tips For Healing a Sutured Tear 

8 Tips For Healing a Sutured Tear 

If you had a vaginal and or perineal tear or an episiotomy, you will feel the stitches after. The following tips will hopefully make you feel better very soon. 1. Have a sitting bath German hospitals might tell you bathing is not good for you.Once you’re at home your midwife will tell you to take [...]

Vaginal and perineal tearing in labour

Vaginal and perineal tearing in labour

Talking about vaginal and perineal tearing is never easy I find myself thinking as I am typing. No matter where this delicate topic is mentioned the facial expression is nearly always the same.  About breastfeeding we can gather lots of information, about vaginal and perineal tearing it gets harder in my opinion.  Sitting down and [...]

Are We Different The Second Time Around Or Is The Baby?

Are We Different The Second Time Around Or Is The Baby?

Are the parents different the second time around ( or of course the third, fourth... time ) or is the baby different too? Children are different. I knew that children were meant to be different. I have a sibling, we are different. I have enough family, all children are different. All the babies I met [...]

Mutterpass 6 – The Final Examination 

Mutterpass 6 – The Final Examination 

Die Abschlussuntersuchung or the final examination,which is documented in your Mutterpass is my final blog post in this series of posts too.