April 2018

The Mother Side / 2018 / April

Rebel Heart was founded by Hannah an experienced and passionate Hypnobirthing Instructor and Student Solution Focused Clinical Hypnotherapist in 2016. After using affirmation cards successfully to support a boost in her own confidence and changes in habits to live a more positive life, Hannah started creating affirmation cards for her antenatal clients. 'Affirmation cards have been used for all sorts of things for a very long time. However, I became more and more switched off from the beautiful floaty language that was used. Not because I don't love a bit of...

More exciting talks have been taking place this week, this time with Little Herbs - 100% Organic skin care for Little Ones - and their Mums. Little Herbs are pure, nutritious and healing, using only traditional English country garden plants, seed oils, honey and beeswax. Little Herbs like to keep things simple and so never use anything nasty - No colourants; no fillers,‘parfums’, chemical preservatives; no mineral oils, no alcohol. Just pure, simple, natural nourishment and healing for tender skin. Little Herbs are made by Marina and Liv who develop and make all the products in Frome,...

Planning for the first 6 weeks after baby arrives can mean the difference between totally winning at parenthood and barely winging it! In this dynamic talk from Birth and Postnatal Doula, Charlotte Bailey, you'll discover the power of postnatal planning in promoting emotional wellbeing, recovering from birth, happily transitioning into motherhood and reducing the risk of Postnatal depression (PND). You'll gain an understanding of the risk factors for PND, how to recognise the signs of PND and Birth Trauma and where to go for support if you (and/or your partner) are...

The Mother Side Shop is delighted to introduce you a new product which will transform your shower into a Luxurious SPA! Introducing Shobu Shower Bombs, an easy and perfect alternative to bath bombs!!! Created by Leanne and Shelley, Shobu are Bath Bombs for your Shower. They are designed to transport you away from the stresses of everyday life. Turning your shower into a sanctuary. Shobu tablets are designed to drift away leaving no residue, oils or colour in the shower, whilst leaving you with a wonderful aroma that fills the air for hours afterwards.  All the ingredients are ethically...

This week we would like to introduce Amelia Grant who is not only one of our amazing admins but is also part of The Mother Side Meet Up Coordinator team for Milton, Cambridgeshire! Amelia Grant, mummy of two and owner of AG First Aid Training has over 20 years paediatric knowledge and experience in the Early Years and Childcare sector. Amelia has worked in many childcare and education settings and as a nursery manager and qualified as a first aid instructor in 2010 whilst working as a Programme Leader with a national training...

Happy Monday Mother-Siders!! Hoping you all had a fantastic weekend! So what have we got coming up for you this week?   Monday 23rd April : 8:00pm Class #30 - Simple daily routines for an overall better you! Join us at 8pm on Monday 23rd April for a live session in The Mother Side Facebook group with Well being expert Rachel Glendinning. https://www.facebook.com/events/573752259670686/     Rachel Glendinning is the go to wellbeing expert for stressed out women as featured in the Daily mail. She helps women like you go from burnt out to shining bright. Rachel's mission is to...

Jessie’s Homemade Goods gorgeous candles and candle making kits are now available to purchase in The Mother Side Shop!!           Jessie’s Homemade Goods is a collection of natural soy wax candles made with beautiful essential oils, all individually hand poured into glass jars. Perfect as a gift or as a treat for yourself! Fancy trying making some yourself? Why not try Jessie’s make your own soy wax candle sets? ...

Join us at 8pm on Monday 23rd April for a live session in The Mother Side Facebook group with Well being expert Rachel Glendinning. Rachel Glendinning is the go to wellbeing expert for stressed out women as featured in the Daily mail. She helps women like you go from burnt out to shining bright. Rachel's mission is to share all the tools and tips she has picked up along the way which keep her feeling well and sane in this fast paced,technology driven world we now find ourselves. She is also a recent...

The week we are introducing our virtual SUPERHERO Kate Hutley! Kate joined the team a couple of months ago and got stuck straight in to getting us all organised at Mother Side HQ and WOW what a difference she has made already! We are so excited to have her on the team! Kate is a qualified Naturopath, trained in all aspects of holistic health including nutrition, aromatherapy, herbal medicine, reflexology and Massage. Kate completed her training in Australia after taking a gap year decided to cancel her Worcester University place and...