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Thursday 15th October

Anxiety in the First Year

Reframing parental guilt and anxieties in the first year with Anna Mathur.


My First Foods

Madeleine Shaw presents weaning and first foods with an intro into where to start, what you need, how much, how often and when.


Parenting In A New Normal

Gi, Ella Grimwade, Cathy Kamara and Suzy Reading discuss what they've learnt in 2020, the new normal, highs and lows, and tips for families with small children at home, working, schooling and shielding.


Positive Play Techniques

What's the best way for children to relate to the world around them? Play! Talking to our children whilst playing from tiny baby is a great way of bonding and encouraging conversation. You and your baby can join Steph Cockerell, Hartbeeps' Imaginator and Early Years Advisor, for a short class full of play ideas and expert advice.


Bedtime Stories: Toy Story

A wonderful tale of friendship and adventure, read by Giovanna.


The 4th Trimester & Beyond

Reflections from mothers on the first few months with your baby. Gi, Izzy Judd, Illiyin Morrison and Debbie Le open up in a live streamed chat about the highs and lows of motherhood; everything from sleepless nights, feeding, experiencing baby's firsts, shopping sustainably and family relationships.


Friday 16th October

Mum on the Run 5 minute makeup

Something to give mum a boost as she takes a moment for herself before the day begin, with makeup artist Hannah Martin.


Making Food Fun

Ciara shows how to make two delicious lunches for kids, one for lunch at home and a packed lunch for school or nursery. Both are packed full of nutritious ingredients but fun and colourful enough to be enticing for fussy eaters.


The 4th Trimester

Gi along with mothers and trained experts discuss feelings of the "4th Trimester", that time 3 months after the birth of your baby that is often hard to prepare for. This year will have felt a different type of maternity leave; one no one could have prepared for. In this time of uncertainty, Gi discusses making friends, feeding support and forming support groups with mothers at a similar stage.


Creative Sensory Activity Workshop (Subtitled)

One the whole family can join in with. SJ Strum brings you ideas for five minute play sessions and activities with toys and items in the home, for rainy days or creating a calming environment to bond and play with your children.


Bedtime Stories: Bluey

A tale based on the popular Disney Channel cartoon. about the dog who loves exploring, read by Giovanna.


Motherhood – Things They Don’t Tell You!

Pop on your joggers, pour yourself a glass of wine or a warm cup of tea and enjoy a girls night in and giggle with Gi & friends on topics your antenatal teacher forgot to mention!


Saturday 17th October

Stronger Body, Stronger Mind

Adrienne Herbert brings you empowerment and exercises for strengthening bums, thighs and tummies to prevent injury.


Budget Family Food Hacks

Budget friendly hacks and tips for feeding in a flash with What Mummy Makes (Rebecca Wilson). Get ideas for storage, serving and substitutes for meals the whole family can enjoy.


Early Intervention and Developing Your Child’s Communication Skills

KIDS leads the way in providing disabled children and their families with support to thrive, not just survive. Expert advice for spotting communication delays in babies and young children, tips to aid development at home, interactive play ideas and where to go for further support.


The Sleep Clinic

Regain control of your child’s sleep with a few simple changes and without having to leave them to cry alone - with Lisa Lamb, AKA The Night Ninja!

Join Lisa after the workshop on Instagram where she'll be answering more of your burning questions on IG Live.


Bedtime Stories: Moana

A tale of adventure, being brave and acting with kindness. Watch Giovanna read an extract from everyone's favourite Disney film.


Mum’s The Word

Gi and Tom invites couples Emma & Matt Willis, Candice & Papa B and Chloe & JB Gill to join them in a virtual 'Quiz Night' for a game they call 'Mums The Word!'
The couples battle it out over rounds of parenting themed dares, challenges and exclusive parenting wins and fails. Expect serious laughs and exclusive confessions!


Sunday 18th October

Pelvic Health Physio

Looking after your pelvic health during pregnancy, motherhood and beyond. With Pelvic Health Physiotherapist, Emma Brockwell.


Entertaining With Children

Join Angellica Bell with her impressive Halloween themed party food for all! Ideas for healthy & nutritious snacks to fun party treats the whole family to enjoy.

First Aid for all the Family

7 out of 10 parents say their baby choking is their biggest fear. Join Kate Ball from Mini First Aid who shares practical tips to ensure baby-safe mealtimes and learn how to confidently manage a choking situation.


Pre & Postnatal Relaxation

Founder of Positive Birth Company Siobhan Miller shows you the relaxation techniques used to unwind and prepare for the arrival of baby; both during your labour or in the early days when feeling overwhelmed and anxious.


Bedtime Stories: Frozen

A winter family favourite becomes a wonderful bedtime story as Gi reads an excerpt from Frozen. Princess Elsa and Olaf will be as magical as ever in this enchanting Disney classic.


We’ve Got This!

In the final session, Gi & Friends reflect on topics discussed throughout the Virtual Meetup, talking empowerment, finding yourself again, the importance of chucking some love inwards and knowing you are enough.


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