Tag: pregnancy

Types of reusable nappies

First of all take the Nappy Lady questionnaire to find out which system might be best for you https://www.thenappylady.co.uk/advice-questionnaire.html Wraps and prefolds This is one of the cheapest ways of choosing, buying & using reusable nappies. Pre folds, inserts, muslins or Terry towel squares with wraps are the most basic and versatile systems to use. … Continue reading Types of reusable nappies

Getting your support network onboard

Parenting is hard and it’s always made easier by having your family and friends onboard. Everyone (and I mean literally everyone as no-one uses cloth nappies on their babies around me) told me two things before I had Evie: 1) I wouldn’t stick at breastfeeding (I did) and 2) I must be off my rocker … Continue reading Getting your support network onboard

Downsides of cloth nappies

In true bumps to babbas style I’m not here to sell you a pipeline dream of how amazing real nappies are – otherwise why doesn’t every parent use them? Some of the reasons that parents don’t use reusable nappies is that they don’t have enough information about them to make an informed decision. Real nappies … Continue reading Downsides of cloth nappies

Another bumps to babbas mama Induction of labour birth story. First time mum, obstetric cholestasis, quick induction

Congratulations to Josie Jake and baby Thomas 👶 Thanks Angie - I feel like the labour went fast and didn’t have time to take much in but at least the pain didn’t last too long that way and I got to meet Thomas sooner! I was in labour for 2 hours 45 minutes and baby Thomas … Continue reading Another bumps to babbas mama Induction of labour birth story. First time mum, obstetric cholestasis, quick induction