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Midwife Mondays

Midwife Mondays is a series of over 150 posts, written weekly over my three years training as a midwife, documenting the highs, lows, assessments and catches of my time as a Student Midwife.

Midwife Mondays 138: Heading into the Community

So this past week I’ve been back in Community! I’ve not been in community since my first placement of 1st Year (I worked it out, the last time I was there was November 2016!) and I have been really…

Midwife Mondays 135: Submitting my Dissertation!

Oh my god, even typing that title has got me so excited! So, on Thursday, I clicked that scary button, the “confirm” button that send my dissertation off into the realms of the internet, to land on the desk…

Midwife Mondays 134: Finishing up the dissertation

I can’t quite believe I’m writing this but I’m nearly done with my dissertation! I started this week by writing up my conclusion and recommendations section and then re-reading the whole thing. Then it was a case of word…

Midwife Mondays 133: Dissertation Time

Yep, this week has been as thrilling as this title makes it sound. Dissertation. Dissertation. Dissertation. I’ve honestly started dreaming about breech deliveries (my dissertation is all about breech presentation at term) and waking up in the middle of…