The student midwife is a strange species to observe around the university and even stranger in placement. They tend to be seen carrying odd items that they call the tools of the trade. As a student midwife we are expected to have our own bag of tools. So, let’s take a look and see what’s… Read more »
Hey! I’m Tabby a 1st year midwifery student and mummy of 2 girls. I have propelled myself into a woman centred universe and am unpicking the secrets of a balanced home- work life. Along with pig headed determination and immeasurable passion I am determined to succeed in the world of midwifery, academia and motherhood. Whilst at the same time, trying to enjoy Bournemouth’s beautiful seaside and a good book.
As a student midwife I am expected to experience all that midwifery has to offer and this includes the dreaded night shift! Although I faced my first night shift with excitement, dreaming of a busy labour ward and catching my very first baby, an element of fear shrouded my exhilaration… How is my family going… Read more »