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The First Year with Your Baby: Milestones and Memories

The First Year with Your Baby: Milestones and Memories

The first year of your baby's life is nothing short of a whirlwind. It's a year of rapid growth, countless firsts, and moments that will become some of the most treasured of your life. This guide is here to walk you through the significant milestones of the first...

The Best Pregnancy Classes in Sevenoaks Kent

The Best Pregnancy Classes in Sevenoaks Kent

A common trend among expectant parents is joining antenatal classes as they prepare for the arrival of their child. Typically led by healthcare professionals or experienced midwives, these classes encompass a wide range of topics related to pregnancy, childbirth, and...

Antenatal classes in Kent

Antenatal classes in Kent

Welcome to my blog! I am Estelle, a newborn and maternity photographer based in Sevenoaks, Kent. If you are here, you have probably been searching for antenatal classes in Kent... so let me help you! Antenatal classes are a great way to prepare for the arrival of your...

Pregnancy Glow: 5 things to expect

Pregnancy Glow: 5 things to expect

Among many of the wonderful and not-so-wonderful symptoms of being pregnant, is the in-famous pregnancy glow that women sometimes get during their pregnancy. If you are expecting, a well-wisher may have told you that you are glowing or others may have commented on how...

TOP 10 TIPS FOR YOUR BREASTFEEDING DIET

TOP 10 TIPS FOR YOUR BREASTFEEDING DIET

Isn't breastfeeding brilliant? Feeding a little one yourself means you need extra calories... Extra calories means… you get to eat more. Fantastic, right? However, especially if you are a first-time mum, you might have lots of questions about your breastfeeding diet....

CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR A DAD TO BE

CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR A DAD TO BE

Now more than ever, men are taking a more active role in parenting and should be treated with similar respect to an expecting mother. No manly versions of the same things you would get mom here, only genuinely thoughtful, and useful Christmas gift ideas for any...

HYPNOBIRTHING: THE KEY TO A CALMER, SHORTER LABOUR

HYPNOBIRTHING: THE KEY TO A CALMER, SHORTER LABOUR

By Rachel Quickenden (Strong Like Mama) I've always suffered from what I like to call "stress belly" (and if you are wondering what’s this got to do with hypnobirthing and shorter labour… keep reading!) My stomach is a really obvious indicator of when I'm feeling...

WHAT TO EXPECT DURING THE LAST MONTH OF PREGNANCY

WHAT TO EXPECT DURING THE LAST MONTH OF PREGNANCY

The journey to motherhood is an incredible one, but pregnancy does not always feel beautiful… so first things first, welcome to this last leg of the journey… the last month of pregnancy - you are incredible!!  By now, your baby is more or less fully grown and ready to...

Safety in Newborn Photography

Safety in Newborn Photography

Safe Newborn Photography in Sevenoaks Newborn photography. It’s definitely not for the faint-hearted. It’s not for someone with no patience. And it’s DEFINITELY not for someone who has not been extensively trained in newborn safety posing. I had a conversation today...

First time mum

First time mum

So you’re about to become a mum? Becoming a mum for the first time – how can you sum it up? Exciting; overwhelming; daunting; happy. All of those things and more…….and the advice! Oh the advice will come from every angle. What to eat, what not to eat, what to wear,...

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Tips for Bonding With Your Newborn Baby

Tips for Bonding With Your Newborn Baby

So, you've got a little one on the way or maybe they've already made their grand entrance…. Congratulations! As a parent, bonding with your newborn and nurturing them will be a huge part of your new life. Bonding with your newborn is not only crucial for their...