- Meet the Team
Meet the Team
- Author: Aimee Jakes Aimee Jakes
- Job Title: Digital Editor
Alongside her role as the Digital Editor at Mother&Baby, Aimee runs the #mumtribe Facebook group and leads the M&B Awards content strategy.
Winner of Immediate Media Award for 'Magazine Journalist of the Year 2016. Her hobbies include truffle mac and cheese, Class Pass and relentlessly checking (and scolding!) the weather app.
- Author: Fi Star-Stone Fi Star-Stone
- Job Title: Childcare expert
Fi’s qualifications include a Degree in Childhood and Youth studies, an NNEB diploma in Nursery nursing, and a Diploma in Childhood studies. She’s been working with children and families for 25 years.
Fi’s likes kitchen dancing, Moomins and cake. She also, recently joined the fire-service as an on-call firefighter. (True story!)
- Author: Emily Thrope Emily Thrope
- Job Title: Senior Writer
Having worked for Mother&Baby magazine for three years, Emily trained as a journalist at Northumbria University. She writes the magazine’s news and product pages, features and celebrity franchise, Now I’m a Mum, where she has interviewed mums such as Paloma Faith, Fearne Cotton and Alex Jones.
A fondness for travel, chocolate and her sausage dog Luna, in her spare time. Emily also runs the lifestyle blog, Musings & More
- Author: Tamires Criscio Gomes Tamires Criscio Gomes
- Job Title: Affiliate Content Executive
Tam works at Bauer Media writing affiliate content for Mother and Baby. She moved to London in 2016 and has lived previously in Toronto, Canada and Sao Paulo, Brazil. She had a blog called TaraVivendo and wrote two e-books: Divas and Divando aos 25 anos. At the moment, her days are spent writing, eating croissants and drinking coffee. Her biggest dream is is to start a big family and to adopt three kids.
- Author: Rachel Fitz-Desorgher Rachel Fitz-Desorgher
- Job Title: Freelance Specialist Midwife and Parenting Consultant
Rachel Fitz-D is a freelance specialist midwife, infant feeding consultant and parenting consultant. She has four grown-up sons and two grandsons.
Rachel hosts a Facebook Live on the M&B Facebook page, every third Monday of the month at 8pm. Make sure you've liked our page so you don't miss a notification!
Rachel wrote a book called Your Baby Skin to Skin which you can buy on Amazon, now.
- Author: Samantha Ball Samantha Ball
- Job Title: Freelance writer
Samantha is a mum of one, in a house full of boys and became a volunteer at a Hospice at 11 years old, helping to fundraise for 10 years. Her hobbies are long hikes, coffee tasting, and being a bit of an *obsessive* cleaner.
She also runs a blog Student Mum Diaries about what it’s like to be a student mum, offering help and advice, too.
- Author: Georgina Terry Georgina Terry
- Job Title: Contributing writer
George is digital editor at Closer magazine and regularly writes for Mother&Baby. She’s mum to an extremely handsome toddler, and her interests include rock and roll, weekends away and cheese. She would 100% wear Little Bird by Jools Holland if it came in adult sizes and is a walking advert for jewelry design company Tatty Devine.
- Author: Milli Hill Milli Hill
- Job Title: Freelance writer and founder of the Positive Birth Movement
Milli Hill is a freelance writer and the founder of the Positive Birth Movement. The mum of three is author of The Positive Birth Book: A New Approach to Pregnancy, Birth and the Early Weeks.
She writes tips and advice on how to have happier labour experiences.