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    My Real Life Twin C-Section Birth Story

    This is my real-life twin c section birth story in all its rawness. Twin birth is very different to Singleton birth. Here I will show you what happened with my own experience of my real life twin c-section birth story. It’s not the birth story I would have chosen but it’s the one I was dealt. Read why it turned out to be one of the best things that ever happened to me and my family. So the day had come that I would meet my daughters. The date had already been arranged two weeks prior as I had suffered an infection and had been unwell. Previously my singleton births…

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    Faith,  Motherhood

    How To Be Grateful Everyday

    How To Be Grateful Everyday As an adult or a parent, we can sometimes forget how to be grateful every day for what we have. We may even scold our loved ones or children for not appreciating what they have. However, if you start with your own thought processes and begin to look for the positives instead of the negatives this can actually help to change your mindset and outlook on everything. It will also make you feel more grateful for what you have in your life. If not it can make you reflect and evaluate what you may wish to change within your family, work, lifestyle or spiritually. By…

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    Faith,  Motherhood

    25 Things I Wish I Knew Before Having Twins

    25 Things I Wish I Knew Before Having Twins. Congratulations Mama, if you have just found out you are expecting twins or you are already on your twin pregnancy journey then 25 things I wish I knew before having twins really will help you prepare before your twins are born. Every mom should know at least some of these things before taking twins home. This advice will help you to enjoy your twins more in the early months after birth. As a twin mama, I really wish I had known what impact these wonderful bundles of joy would make to us. So here I want to share with you what…

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    Faith,  Motherhood

    Self-care For Moms

    What does self-care as a mom look like to you? Do you do any self-care? Do you think that you need self-care? Or do you think that it is just something to do now and then? Here you will find some simple and easy ways to practice essential self-care as a mom. These ideas can be implemented straight away into your daily routine. What Is Self-care for Moms Self-care is not just something to do now and again. It is and should be an essential part of your day to day life. As a busy mom, it can be seen as your job to give, give and give some more…

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    Faith,  Motherhood

    How To Make A Vision Board

    What Is A Vision Board? A vision board is a collage of your ideas, hopes, dreams and aspirations. It can help you express an emotion or feeling that you wish to attain. It can also give you a clear visual picture of what you wish to create or achieve over a set time period. “A collage of pictures, text and other items that represent and affirm one’s dreams and ambitions, created to help visualise and focus on one or more specific aspirations;” The Dictionary You can make a vision board each year or when you have achieved the outcomes that you set. Or if you decide on a better one…

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    9 Tips To Help You Read The Bible As A Beginner

    Here are 9 tips that I recommend to help you read The Bible as a beginner. You can also use these tips if you want to begin reading The Bible again or just want some additional help in discovering the best way to start navigating your Bible reading. With all great books, occasionally the beginning can feel overwhelming or even daunting. But if we look at this as a set of books then the task can seem more manageable and the undertaking can be achieved possible more easily. What Is The Best Way To Begin Reading The Bible? There are a few things to consider before starting to read The…

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    The Beginners Guide To Reading The Bible

    How do you read The Bible as a new believer? Where is the best place to begin and What can you learn from it? This was one of the main problem I had when beginning to read The Bible. It was one of the first questions that I asked when I started my journey with God. Hopefully, this post will share with you a couple of ways that I used and helped me begin reading The Bible. There are two simple ways that you can apply when beginning to read The Bible. The two simple strategies which you can use to start are different from each other but I…

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    5 Top Tips For Bringing Newborn Twins Home From NICU

    Listed below are my 5 top tips that helped me when bringing my newborn twins home from NICU. These five tips really helped me to settle into life at home with my newborn twins. It gave my husband and my self-confidence in our abilities and kept us sane during those first few months. Twins are a lot of work but by following these five top tips it will help you find a system that works in caring for your twins too. First Things First Congratulations you are now the proud parents of twins. Two adorable infants are now reliant on you for everything. You will have read every book, magazine…


    What Is Prayer?

    What is prayer and why is it important was a really hard question to ask at the start of my journey with God. For anyone new to faith, I don’t think prayer comes easily straight away. If you are anything like me you probably have no idea how to pray or how to create a relationship with God either and that’s ok. As you will learn more here to help you. This was a challenge for me in the beginning and learning how to talk to God as I didn’t know What to say? How to say it? Or What words I should use? I don’t think that you are…

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    Faith,  Motherhood

    Hello world!

    So here it is my first ever post Hello World. I have been on a big adventure to get to this point and now a new journey begins with this very post. Hello World this is me. I thought that I would share a few things about myself as a starting point. You can then get a feel for my blog and hopefully what I am all about and what I hope to create here at This Mama Prays. My wish is that you find simple, helpful & useful advice from someone who has struggled and transformed. This, however, is always an ongoing project which like everything takes work. I…