A midwife is trained to care and look after a healthy pregnancy, i. e. offering antenatal care. A law in Germany says that a midwife HAS to be present
OR Sickness throughout the day During the last week first my daughter and then I caught a vomitting bug. Oh no, not so nice, is all I can say. And while lying in bed and not sure if dying might be an option because I felt so, so sick, I thought about all the poor women [...]
And let me tell you something? I was a little bit nervous. It is the same midwife that guided us through my first pregnancy
My personal thoughts as a midwife.A gardener earns more...
My taste and favour for coffee is completely gone and I do pitty myself. I just bough a new, kind of expensive coffee machine and now I do not even like the stuff. A nightmare. It is not the smell, more the feeling it leaves me with. And I so not grave any like I [...]
I have changed this post after some response and it will be interesting to see what the feedback is. And I do not think there is a wrong or right to it. This is written in my opinion, and opinions do change. So here is my second version. First step Finding a midwife A midwife [...]
I called my midwife when I was 5 weeks pregnant and I felt pretty silly. The test had just shown I was pregnant 2 days earlier and I was contemplating if I was going nuts with wanting to call the midwife so early. I went with my instinct rather than my head and the only thing [...]
We are expecting a baby next march. Bam….I said it out loud.Our second baby. I saw this little baby via ultrasound. My/ our little baby. Only 6 cm long, but everything is visible. KRASS, a very german word…but all I could think. This will change my life, our life once again. Our privat life, my [...]
If you are planning on going home straight after delivery or if you give birth at home/ at a birthing house,in my opinion one of the best things that are definitely worth a thought. Then ask yourself these following questions: Who is going to cook? Who is going to clean? Who is going to go [...]
My ideas on troubled breastfeeding.