Adoption in Finland- Paola’s Story

Paola is an Italian mother living in Finland. Her multicultural family includes her husband, two children via birth and adoption, and a support child. She blogs about her family life at The Elephant Mum. She has kindly allowed me to interview her about her family’s experience of adoption in Finland. How did you come to be inContinue reading “Adoption in Finland- Paola’s Story”

Midwife’s Musings- Power of Connection

Joy, fear, excitement and anticipation are just a few of the emotions which pregnant women have shared with me. There’s nothing like the journey to becoming a parent (for the first or multiple times) to provoke a whole spectrum of emotions, experienced over the course of months, weeks, days, hours and even minutes. The experienceContinue reading “Midwife’s Musings- Power of Connection”