Labour Day

It was March 2017 when I found out I was pregnant again. I had been taking the recommended higher dose of Folic Acid which in theory should help lower the risk of another neural tube defect so we were feeling fairly confident- surely, we had had our bout of bad luck?! Again, it was another…

Louis

Friday 2nd December 2016, Adam and I arrived at Delivery Suite at 10:30 ready to have our baby. We were under the impression I should have delivered within 24 hours, but it seems the only effect the induction medication had on me initially, was to give me the runs! Fantastic! Then add the extra anxiety…

20 Week Scan- Nothing to be Worried About, Right?

My pregnancy was as plain sailing as they come, zero morning sickness, no cravings, minimal weight gain (which is just as well because I’m no size zero!). Me and Adam sat in the waiting area before my 20 week scan discussing how the ‘nervous’ one should be the twelve weeker, not this one…. Talk about…

It’s All About Me!

So I am Steph, a 33 year old Nurse from Liverpool. To be honest, there’s not an awful lot to say about my childhood and early adult life- which is a good start to an interesting read! At home was my Mum, Dad, Sister- Claire and Brother- Nick and we had a very bog standard…

Intro

Hi everyone, First of all, welcome to my blog ‘Take a Walk in my Shoes’, which will be about the rollercoaster of life- well my life!The main reason I have decided to do this is for a bit of self-help. I don’t know what the right way is to deal with life’s events. But what…