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Hospital Check list

Hospital Check list

Its always hard working out what to pack when it comes to the Birth and Stay at the hospital. I find speaking with other Mums, and following a check list makes being organised alot easier! Here is my check list for what I have packed for #3 hospital bag.  This list is created to stay for approx 2 nights, 3 days.      The extras I would suggest also:  Have a note on the hospital bag with the few things you need hubby to grab if youre not in the mind to remember (this would be things like: Phone, Charger,...

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Baby buy list

Baby buy list

Baby buy list - Janelle, My little Joy   A little list in preparation for baby on the way. This is my own personal list and why I recommend certain products, because thats what has worked for me with my first two babes. All are personal preference as to what brand or style you may like. At this stage I have not included clothing in this list :) I will attach a few 'check lists' I have found helpful on some websites which may help you.   For the baby:  Wraps/swaddles I loved having swaddles, even if your baby doesn’t like...

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A Mothers Hope: Part Eleven - Shared Hope

A Mothers Hope: Part Eleven - Shared Hope

Many people have stories of trials and tribulations in their life..... They are hidden in their hearts and rarely surface. I am blessed to have been able to share this testimony with you. . 1 Peter 3:15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect. . Life after the Alpha Interferon arrived is a bit of a blur now. I am sure that there were weekly visits to the hospital, appointments...

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A Mothers Hope: PART TEN - Rebuilding Hope

A Mothers Hope: PART TEN - Rebuilding Hope

They say patience is a virtue, yet it is definitely not one of my better qualities. I wanted things to happen in my timing but God had prearranged everything to His timing. . Psalm 27:14 Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord. . Janelle's first few days being injected with an experimental drug called Alpha Interferon, were nerve wracking to say the least. 'Peace ' is such a weird emotion, it can be with you one minute, bathing you in warmth and positive thoughts and then can be snatched away the...

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A Mothers Hope: PART NINE - A Vial of Hope

A Mothers Hope: PART NINE - A Vial of Hope

There is always a battle between believing for a miracle and having fear that you are setting yourself up for disappointment..... the Alpha Interferon was one or the other, there was no in-between. . Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. . Life was now a sequence of routines because that is how a hospital functions. Wake up at a set time, breakfast, doctors rounds, bath Janelle, go for a walk, lunch, read a magazine, have a cup of tea, do some knitting, maybe another walk, doctors rounds again, dinner and...

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