Amy’s Story

When I found out that I was going to become a mother, I was overcome with joy and excitement. My husband and I were delighted and began discussing maternity options, car seats, baby carriers and cots. Like all expectant parents, we started preparing for our new...

Tracey’s Story

On the 19th of March, 2014 I spent 12 hours with my fourth baby, my second daughter and the person that would literally change my life. I was 22 weeks pregnant when we found out Grace was terminally ill. She had, after many, many examinations by professors of fetal...

Theo’s Story

I decided later on in life, at the age of 39, that I wanted a child, but being single that presented a problem. After much research and soul searching, I eventually got my head around the decision of going to a clinic and using a donor. It happened the first time and...

Sarah’s Story

I fell pregnant with our first baby in June 2009. As the months went by (and after weeks of very bad pregnancy sickness) we got used to the idea and started to really look forward to our new arrival in March 2010. I remember a class I taught, buying us little...

Ruth’s Story

In 2009 my husband and I were lucky to conceive our first child shortly after getting married. It was such an exciting and happy time that unfortunately turned into a horrific and traumatic time, our worst nightmare. After two bleeds and feeling very unwell, uneasy...

Fiona and Keith’s Story

Keith and I decided that we would love to make an addition to our family of two boys, so we decided to try and get pregnant. I got pregnant in October 2010 but sadly we lost this baby in January 2011 as baby’s heart was not beating. I had a D + C in a maternity...