‘The Fast Diet’ – Intermittent Fasting…Is this the new way to lose weight and stay healthy?

The Fast Diet

As I sit here eating my melted cheese and tomato baguette with a lovely cup of tea and look forward to a Chinese takeaway for dinner tonight, you wouldn’t think I was on a diet. But I am.  I can’t eat like this all week but I don’t mind putting in some hard work ‘fasting’ for a couple of days when I can eat like I normally would for the … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…Trying to Conceive by Genevieve Morton

Trying to conceive genevieve morton

  ‘Just relax and you’ll get pregnant!’ is that really the best advice to give a woman who is trying to conceive?  Genevieve Morton the author of ‘Trying to Conceive’ says in her new book that despite it being well meaning advice it’s not necessarily something you really want to hear when you are desperately trying for a … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…Calm Kids by Lorraine Murray

Calm kids by Lorraine Murray

  First of all I must apologise for the length of time it has taken me to review this book, I wish I had more time to sit down and read. Especially when the book can have a wonderful impact on family life! The book is about meditation and relaxation techniques for children of all ages to help them manage their stresses and learn to relax … [Read more...]

Win A Signed Copy of Journal of A Student Midwife

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Ends 26th August 2012. More Than Mummies are delighted to giveaway a copy of ‘Journal of A Student Midwife' signed by the Author Ellie Ryan, published by Book Guild Publishing.   Candid diary documenting the reality of being a student midwife Ever since she had her own children in her early twenties, Ellie Ryan was … [Read more...]

Win a copy of ‘Tales of a Midwife’ by Maria Anderson.

Tales of a Midwife by Maria Anderson

Ends 28th May 2012 More Than Mummies are delighted to giveaway a copy of 'Tales of a Midwife' by Maria Anderson, published by Headline.      "A heart warming account of life as a midwife, from Maria deciding to become a midwife at 15 after her youngest brother was born to fainting during the first three labours she … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…Tales of a Midwife by Maria Anderson

Tales of a Midwife by Maria Anderson

A heart warming account of life as a midwife, from Maria deciding to become a midwife at 15 after her youngest brother was born to fainting during the first three labours she attended as a student! The book follows Maria through her career from her initial training as a nurse and deciding to move away from home (Newcastle to Surrey) in order to … [Read more...]

Win a Copy of Catching Babies by Sheena Byrom

Catching Babies Shenna Byrom

Ends 8th April 2012 More Than Mummies are delighted to giveaway a copy of Catching Babies by Sheena Byrom, publishes by Headline.      "A wonderful memoir following the career and life of an exceptional midwife, woman and mother, who has achieved an incredible amount in her career spanning 35 years." Click here to read … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…Catching Babies by Sheena Byrom

Catching Babies Shenna Byrom

Giving birth is such a personal and emotional experience and I wouldn’t imagine any two labours and births are the same. One thing you so desperately need during this momentous occasion is a midwife that is compassionate, caring and listens to your needs, giving you the support and attention you require. It is clear from very early on that … [Read more...]