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Book for grandmother to be?

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Sittingintheshade Sat 05-Nov-16 08:05:15

Wondering if anyone could suggest a book for my mum, I'm pregnant with my first (first grandchild for both sets of parents) and my mum wants to be more involved but doesn't live locally. I've heard a lot of 'that's not how it was when I had babies' and going on about not understanding the current 'rules'. Any ideas?

lljkk Sun 06-Nov-16 07:47:44

That's a really good idea. I have no suggestions, but hope you find something.

Tootsiepops Sun 06-Nov-16 07:52:39

Help! I'm a Granny, by Flic Everett

BertrandRussell Sun 06-Nov-16 07:53:54

What are you reading? Get her a copy. Sorted!

nuttyknitter Sun 06-Nov-16 08:00:45

I'm with Bertrandrussel - there's so much conflicting advice out there! If she reads what you're reading she's more likely to be in tune with your approach.

Sittingintheshade Sun 06-Nov-16 08:09:47

Thank you all, I'll have a look at the Flick Everett one.
I only have the book the midwife gave me (Ready steady baby - I'm in Scotland, not sure what you get in rest of UK)

Inthenick Sun 06-Nov-16 08:17:30

There's loads of books for grannies where they fill out their life story for their grandchildren. I think it's a lovely idea! Amazon has loads.

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