With my brand new boy – and the last thing I wanted to see was a cold calling rep
Picture the scene.
You’ve just pushed a baby out. Or basically been slashed in half to birth your little one.
You’re in a state of complete exhaustion/elation. In your arms is the most precious thing you’ve ever held.
You’re an emotional wreak. You are in pain. Parts of you that you didn’t even know existed are hurting. You have no real idea what day/time it is. You’re in a total just-given-birth-blur.
And then, at the foot of your bed, is an unsolicited, cold calling Bounty rep. Continue reading
Here’s a frightening fact, suicide is the leading direct cause of death for mums within the first year after their child is born, a recent report showed.
One in seven of the women who died during pregnancy or up to a year after giving birth killed themselves, according to data compiled by MBRRACE-UK.
Which is why – this Mental Health Awareness Week – I’m so excited about Lobella Loves’ Notes of Hope campaign.
The new online destination for the most beautiful baby and toddler brands has teamed up with Cocoon Family Support, a charity supporting families suffering from pre and postnatal mental health issues. Continue reading