Bump, baby & beyond

Bump, baby & beyond

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Motherhood is a wonderful journey but from time to time it can feel scary and lonely – and that’s where we come in. Throughout the series our guests will be sharing their experiences of everything from giving birth to feeling lonely and losing friends to the world of weaning and even being a working mum. You will find it all right here!


Episode 7: Tips and tricks on weaning
Dec 23, 2019 • 19 min
This week we’re joined by the lovely Jess from Life as We Know It who shares her tips and tricks on weaning your little one. She’s been there. She’s done it. She’s nailed it! Get tips from this lovely mumma of two and tune in today!
Episode 6: The realities of breastfeeding
Dec 19, 2019 • 24 min
This week we’ve teamed up with the wonderful Lilia from MammaSheWrote to talk about the realities of breastfeeding for a new mum and what to expect. Tune in now!
Episode 5: How our body changes after pregnancy and learning to love it
Dec 13, 2019 • 28 min
This week we’re joined by the wonderful Polly from FitMumFormula. Polly is a mum of two, an author, a blogger, an award winning online weight loss coach to mums, a qualified personal trainer AND a nutritional therapist. Today she’s giving our host, Renee,…
Episode 4: The honest truth about being a working mum
Dec 4, 2019 • 19 min
This week we’re joined by the wonderful mummy of two, Cherish. Cherish is pretty well known; she has been featured in the book Mumpreneur on Fire 2, owner of a fashion label, a public speaker, and has worked with the incredible Gok Wan. So, how does she…
Episode 3: Amy bravely speaks out about her experience of miscarriage
Nov 26, 2019 • 19 min
This week, our lovely host, Renee, was joined by the wonderful mummy Amy from @BrummieMummie_Amy. During this episode Amy bravely shares her experience of miscarriage and answers the big question: Why don’t women talk about miscarriage? Tune in to hear…
Episode 2: Can friendships survive motherhood? With Megan from @xivybeauslifex
Nov 19, 2019 • 25 min
This week our wonderful host Renee welcomes Megan in the pod, where together, they discuss the frantic world of friendships after pregnancy. As a mum, our whole lives change once we have a baby, but perhaps most of us aren’t ready for the affect this has…
Episode 1: Labour and birth – what really happens with Viv @VivSimone
Nov 12, 2019 • 30 min
Our host Renee is joined by the lovely Viv Simone from @VivSimone talking through Viv’s experience of labour and birth…We get all the details! Tune in to find out all about Viv’s labour and birth experience and trust us; it’s quite an experience! To find…
Body Confidence After Having a Baby!
Jun 7, 2019 • 9 min
Mummy blogger and fashion stylist Renee joins us to talk about postnatal wellbeing, including body confidence after having a baby. Renee is a mum of three and she is also sharing how she’s embracing her new body - listen NOW to find out more…
C-Sections: here’s what to expect!
May 31, 2019 • 11 min
Parenting and lifestyle blogger Lucy is here today to share with you some hints and tips on C-sections and what to expect! If you’re having a C-section, or considering one listen NOW to hear more…
How to Survive Maternity Leave
May 24, 2019 • 10 min
Parenting and lifestyle blogger Lucy is here today to share with us how to survive maternity leave! From making mummy friends, to keeping in touch with your employer - listen NOW to hear more…
Friendships after having children
May 17, 2019 • 11 min
Mummy blogger and fashion enthusiast Holly is joined by her mummy blogger pal Natalie to talk about friendships after having children. Can you relate to this topic? Listen NOW to find out more…
Gender Stereotypes in Babies
May 10, 2019 • 14 min
Ami and her friends ARE BACK! This week they are discussing gender stereotypes in babies - listen NOW to find out more…
How your relationship and sex changes after having a baby
Apr 30, 2019 • 21 min
Ami and her husband get real about how sex and relationships change after having a baby. Tune in to find out more…
Being a mum AND a woman: Losing your identity after having a baby
Apr 24, 2019 • 24 min
Ami and her friends are BACK! This week they are talking about being a mum AND a woman and how to make sure you don’t lose your identity now you’re a parent. Listen to their tips and advice here…
My experience of suffering with postnatal depression
Apr 16, 2019 • 11 min
Mum, Jess, shares her heartwrenching experience of suffering with postnatal depression and how she finally managed to get support and advice to overcome it. In this amazing podcast you will hear the honest truth from a mum who went through postnatal…
Breastfeeding: What actually happens
Apr 16, 2019 • 20 min
Here at Emma’s Diary we’re back with Ami, Sarah and Jenny! And this week they’re talking about breastfeeding - the highs, the lows and the bits in between. So whether you’re thinking of breastfeeding, couldn’t breastfeed or didn’t want to; there will be…
The truth about how your body changes after pregnancy….
Apr 10, 2019 • 18 min
We’re back with mummy friends Ami, Jenny and Sarah who discuss how their body changed after having a baby; from stretch marks to HUGE boobs full of milk! We’ve got it all right here….
Giving birth: Our birth stories and what you can expect
Apr 3, 2019 • 20 min
Mummy friends; Ami, Jenny and Sarah have got together over a nice cuppa tea to chat about their birth experiences. Tune in to listen to their birth stories…Can you relate? What happened during your labour? Tune in for all the details…
I felt lonely during the first few months of having a newborn
Mar 26, 2019 • 9 min
Mum, Jess, decides to speak out about how she felt lonely during the first few months of having a newborn baby. Listen to her story here…
The not so glamorous side of being a new mum!
Mar 26, 2019 • 7 min
Mummy to two, Faye, from GlossyTots has teamed up with us at Emma’s Diary to talk through the not-so glamorous side of being a new mum. Here, Faye reveals all…
My top tips for looking after your newborn baby during the early days
Mar 19, 2019 • 7 min
Here at Emma’s Diary, we’ve teamed up with new mum, Sarah, who shares her top tips for caring for a newborn baby during those first few days…
The worst things people said to me when I was pregnant!
Mar 15, 2019 • 7 min
Mum, Ami, and her bestie get together to discuss the worst things people said to them while they were pregnant with their babies.
Should I take the flu vaccination in pregnancy?
Mar 15, 2019 • 2 min
Here, the experts at Emma’s Diary give you the facts about whether you should have the flu vaccination while you’re pregnant and any side effects.