I’ve got it into my head that because Isabelle was born at 37 weeks, this baby will be too. Which is just the worst thing for a pregnant person to get into their head because inevitably if this baby is born after 37 weeks I am going to be so damn miserable. I’m 34 weeks… Read More 34 Weeks Pregnant: Nesting and achey legs
December is one of those reflective months isn’t it? Like, all of a sudden we start looking back on our year and seeing if we achieved everything we wanted to. Seeing how much has changed and how much has stayed the same. 2018 for me is the year I got pregnant after my miscarriage and… Read More Things I plan to care about in 2019. And things I really don’t.
Theres just something about the New Year isn’t there. That whole ‘New year, New me’ thing is powerful. It got me thinking recently about the changes I want to make next year.I have already done a few posts on what I want 2019 to look like but this is about where I specifically want to… Read More A Clean Slate for 2019: 5 Things I plan to reset
I think things will be different this time around. Or at least I hope they will. Does that make me a bad person? Last time I had a new baby, I was 24 and pretty much the only one of my friends who had taken that giant leap into procreation. I expected the baby to… Read More Will things be different second time around?
I cannot believe that today I turn 30 weeks pregnant. It is insane. That feels like, super pregnant. I waddle now and everything. Considering the whole gestational diabetes thing, it is highly likely I won’t make it to my due date with this little baby and as such I could have only 7 weeks left… Read More 30 Weeks Pregnant
I am such a loser. I actually sat this morning and made a schedule for this sodding elf on the shelf. I don’t know why I started it last year. The Instagram hype got to me I think. Well, now I’m bloody stuck doing it aren’t I?! Isabelle remembers him from last year so I… Read More Elf on the Shelf Ideas: Week 1
And it bloody sucks right? I was 0.5 over the BMI threshold for even being tested for gestational diabetes. I nearly declined the test (which was offered to me at 27 weeks), thinking it was pointless. Good job I didn’t eh? Gestational diabetes is, put simply: ‘high blood sugar that develops during pregnancy and usually disappears… Read More So you’ve got gestational diabetes…
By ‘Big Baby Buys’ I just want to clarify that I don’t mean, stuff you have to get if you birth a giant baby. I just mean the expensive stuff, the big ticket items. The stuff that you spend ages researching because it’s so pricey you don’t want to get it wrong! So we’re talking:… Read More Those Big Baby Buys
My gosh it’s a nightmare right? I would love to be able to wear a cheap maternity bra from H&M or a crop top style jersey thing that is all soft and comfortable and so easily available. But alas. With ‘the girls’ it is just not meant to be. I managed to get to about… Read More Maternity Bras for the busty woman.
Can we talk about cleaning for a moment? I know, I know. How old am I?! But there has been something of a cleaning revolution happening of late and I have kinda got caught up in it slightly. Mrs Hinch. You’ve heard of her right? She has inspired the world to spray fabric softener on their… Read More 6 Top Tips for cleaning if you hate it and you’re lazy (like me).