Peek a Baby Blog

First-time dads…

On June 20th it is Father’s Day, a day when we can appreciate and thank the dads and father figures in our lives. Expectant fathers to be… But what about those that are expectant fathers to be, obviously so much of the pregnancy is about mom , but our partners are often the unsung heroes…

4D Baby Scans

Here at Peek a Baby we are excited for the coming weeks ahead, with lockdown restrictions gradually being lifted, it finally feels as though we can all get back to normality. As the lockdown restrictions are being eased, we are happy to announce you can now bring your loved ones in with you again to…

London Ultrasound Clinic

Did you know we have an ultrasound clinic in London? As well as our Birmingham clinic and Bromsgrove clinic! Our London Ultrasound clinic is based in Mitcham, it is easy to get to and located near to many train stations such as Mitcham junction, Morden, and Raynes Park. It is accessible by car on the…

Why spring is a great time to have your baby!

The dark nights are over, the clocks have been set forward and the daffodils are starting to bloom! The sun is starting to show, and everyone just feels happier! With the end hopefully in sight from the restrictions we have all been placed under due to Covid-19 things are looking up and we finally have…

Keeping fit and healthy during the pandemic

Being pregnant is such an exciting and happy time, but it can be slightly daunting too, especially when it is your first baby, and even more so if you are pregnant during a global pandemic. It is only natural to feel more anxious than usual. Unfortunately, now expectant moms to be can not simply catch…

Virtual baby Showers

With the UK entering its third lockdown, being pregnant probably feels like quite a lonely time now, usually this is when friends and family would be rallying around making a fuss of you, taking you shopping for new baby clothes and throwing you a baby shower so all your family and friends could spoil you……

Christmas Baby Names

Choosing a baby name is hard, you want to make sure you pick the perfect one! After all it needs to last a lifetime! If you are due to give birth around Christmas time, why not take inspiration and choose one that is from the time of year your little bundle of joy is going…

Christmas gift ideas for pregnant ladies

Have you got a special pregnant lady in your life… are you wondering what to buy them this year for christmas? We are already in November so now would be a good time to start looking for the perfect present! Pregnancy at any time of year is special but extra special at Christmas time… this…

Self-care during pregnancy

In this current climate, we are all feeling a little more stressed out and anxious than usual, with the daily news bulletins mainly focused on the global pandemic and rising cases across the UK and more local lockdowns imminent , it is only natural for us all to feel un nerved and worried about the…

Pregnancy and local lockdown….

With the government announcing Birmingham going back into local lockdown from Tuesday 15th September, there are new rules that must be followed, the main one being that you cannot allow people that do not live with you, into your house or garden. If you are pregnant, now is the time when you would most probably…