Hypnosis set to help Bloomsbury Mums Have a better birth

Local mum Ruth Sabrosa is bringing the popular Natal Hypnotherapy Birth Preparation courses to the area. Parents-to-be will have the chance to learn simple yet effective hypnosis techniques to help them have a more positive, relaxed and manageable birth experience. Research has shown that using hypnosis for birth preparation can help to reduce pain and […]

Half Term Holidays & Saving Our Local Fire Station

Half term holidays are coming up and many of the regular activities on our timetable will be taking a break (even those designed for babies….) However there are lots of other special activities taking place, and I am posting these up on the facebook page as I come across them. Please add any others you […]

Happy International Breast Milk Donation Day!

In the run up to World Milk Donation Day today, local mum Madders blogged a few days in the life of a breast milk donor:Day 1So here goes. Day 1. The milk bank are incredibly efficient. Even while my paperwork for becoming a donor is being cleared, and i am waiting for a blood test […]

New Breastfeeding Support Group Starting Up

LLL Breastfeeding support group Wed 29th May 10.30 Dear Bloomsbury parents, I would like to invite anyone pregnant, breastfeeding or interested in breastfeeding to a La Leche League meeting at the end of the month in our cosy playroom at International Hall. The meeting will be led by experienced Stoke Newington Leader Suzanne Cohen and […]

Next Under 5s Mini-Market Monday 20 May

Please come and join us for our regular mini-market, on Monday 20 May from 11am – 2pm at Coram’s fields. There will be a range of new and ‘pre-loved’ clothes, toys and equipment for your baby, toddler or pre-schooler. If you would like a stall, there are a couple left to rent for £5 – […]

Have you used UCLH Maternity Services?

The Innovation Unit for public services have asked me to let you know about their pilot of MumsTalk – A new secure social network for pregnant women and new mothers to connect, talk and share tips and advice. MumsTalk is a private, invite-only social network for women receiving maternity care at UCLH. Sign up using […]

Welcome to our New Website

I’m delighted to launch our brand new website. If you were a subscribe to the old site, I have transferred you across to this one. Expect regular, exciting updates about our neighbourhood, parenting and special events. If you’d like to contribute a post, about anything for parents and carers in the Bloomsbury area, please get […]