Cake Maternity Blog

In a modern world where women are told we can have it all; a fabulous career, a happy family, health and wellness. Nowhere are we told that having it all means that we often feel rushed, overwhelmed and sometimes anxious. This is...

Getting a good night's sleep is not always easier for new mothers, as a newborn baby’s sleeping patterns can be unpredictable. Regular disruption from sleep is not uncommon, so wearing comfortable/functional sleepwear is a good start...

Yoga is carefully considered movement and breath which is used to help connect body and mind.   Prenatal yoga is much the same, however movements are altered to consider the pregnant form and the safety for both mother and baby....

There is no doubt about it, keeping fit during pregnancy helps reduce your risk of pregnancy related conditions and certainly helps prepare you physically for the delivery of your baby.   Swimming is a fantastic option for women...

As every baby is different, every birth is different as is every woman’s breastfeeding journey. Your body has made the baby and that’s only half the job, the other is to feed and nourish them to help them grow and your breast milk...

With pregnancy comes change both physically and mentally! It is easy to get caught in a rut and to take it all too seriously.   Taking some time to laugh and look at the funny side of pregnancy helps put things into perspective.   1....

Letting her know just how much you love and appreciate her does not need to cost a fortune. Sometimes the best gifts cost nothing…

The secret to staying active during pregnancy and post birth is not complicated.   Carry on with life the same way you would normally. Continue to go to work, continue to do the housework and if you exercise regularly, continue...

A baby moon is a relatively new concept and not one that your parents were likely to participate in. So you might get a few odd looks from them when you announce that you plan to do one.   In short a baby moon is a get away...