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 my first baby 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… Read More 34 Weeks Pregnant: Nesting and achey legs
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
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 27 Weeks Pregnant: 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
It’s been a while. But I feel like we are somewhat out of the danger zone now. I had my ’20 week’ anomaly scan last week on Friday – when I was exactly 19 weeks. We all call it the 20 week scan because it’s the one we tend to have it at 20 weeks… Read More 19 Week Pregnancy Update
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.
Hi folks! It’s been a while hasn’t it. Well, it turns out I have a bit of news. Tada! Excuse the PJ’s and mum bun. I am with child. Knocked up. I have a bun in the oven and I am pregnant with baby number 2. I am currently about 15 weeks and to be… Read More How to get a good nights sleep in pregnancy (plus – a cheeky £100 Leesa Mattress discount code!)