Category: Family and Parenting


A man’s guide to childbirth

Search the internet about labour, and you’re rightly going to find lots of incredibly helpful information and advice for women, from other mums and health professionals about what mums to be should expect when in labour and about childbirth. But...


NHS heroes

Exactly one year ago today, late into the night, I rushed our not yet one year old baby William to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth. Not for the first time in his life, he was struggling to breath and required hospitalisation...


A poem for baby Ellie

The following is short poem that I wrote for our baby Ellie one sleepless night in the week which followed her passing away. Those who know me well will probably consider me an unlikely poet, but I couldn’t find anything...