November 29, 2019

Easiest way to show you the crafts available at BellyTots is to show you in a short, 2 min video!  The little bottle tops cost £2 and you can attach them to a snowflake decoration or a pretty ribbon key chain for £3 - 4.50 including the bottle top). I forgot to say tha...

November 24, 2019

I was very blessed when my 2 friends gifted me with their personalproductivity training a while back.  It was fascinating.  One important technique I was taught was to fast forward in my head to the end of a project and imagine what I would be seeing and feeling if the...

October 20, 2019

At the BellyTots Relax, Stretch & Breathe Pregnancy Class this week (Mon 21st Oct 2019), our theme will be: The amazing things that newborns can do. 

It really is incredible how many skills newborns are born with.  They are not quite as helpless as we may fear.  Ha...

July 16, 2019

I'm really enjoying the warm weather - a much nicer office to use than my small coffee table at the sofa inside!  My baby joined me today while I wrote this; she was working on her Level 3 Creative Writing.  We're waiting on some more GCSE results so she can hopefully...

June 19, 2019

I've been curious for a while as to what a Postnatal Doula actually does.  I could definitely make a pretty good guess but it's been brilliant to meet Anna and find out the answer from someone who really knows.......

Anna, what is a Postnatal Doula?

Someone who comes in,...

May 31, 2019

 

We're celebrating lots of first birthdays at the moment, plus some new births.  Many congratulations to everyone, we're cheering for you!  If you're coming along to

BellyTots family on 22nd June or 20th July (see photo on the right for the fun we had at the last...

May 12, 2019

Thursday 6th and 13th June 

7.30 - 8.45pm

South Ruislip

£25 total cost

(inc. Mum and Birth Partner for both classes)

Text Liz: 07946 660 927 to book

Whether it's your partner, daughter, friend or someone else, and you're both hoping for a straightforward water birth, or know...

May 11, 2019

At the birth of your baby, usual NHS care is for the Midwife, sometimes with birth partner or Mum, to  clamp and cut the cord, at the appropriate time for the individual Mum and Baby.  A sterile, plastic umbilical cord clamp (like the one in the picture) is clipped on...

April 7, 2019

1. Consider taking Vitamins.

 Don't worry if you feel like you missed the boat on taking your pregnancy vitamins, just take them as soon as you know you're pregnant.  Leave behind trying to be the perfect Mum - it isn't possible!  Just start to grow your love for your...