I don’t know if you know this about me… but I bloody love a subscription box. I think it goes back to being a kid and the pure exhilarating joy of receiving post addressed to me. Since then, any post that isn’t a bill, fills me with happiness. So you can imagine that post containing… Read More A Pregnancy Subscription Box? Sign me up…
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
It’s good to learn right?! Sure, 9 things might be a bit ambitious, but humour me. I’m feeling like 2019 might be the year of self improvement. I know everyone says that in the new year but, I’m saying it anyway. So here it is, the 9 things I’m going to learn in 2019: 1.… Read More 9 Things I’m going to learn in 2019
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
Ten years of adult hood. Crazy right? My husband feels genuinely sick every time I mention how old we are. 30 seems awfully close these days. And 30 feels like a grown up age. When you are a real adult who should have your shit together and know what you are doing with your life.… Read More Turning 28.
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.
I woke up this morning to a pretty terrible news article which has shook me a bit. It is all about my local hospital, the one where I am due to have my baby early next year. In roughly 23 short weeks. I will link it here, though I must admit it pains me to… Read More Hypnobirthing and my plan for this birth.