Category: Pregnancy

My natural birth story

9 January 2018, 2.40am  I woke up with a weird feeling. I don’t know what it was that woke me, but I knew to check for wetness down in my pant region… Yep, definite wetness. I secretly wondered if I could have peed myself. Nothing would surprise me with this pregnancy… But no, it was […]

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My breech (stubborn) baby and our ECV movement

When I reached week 35 and my baby’s head was still up under my ribs, I knew she needed a little guidance in moving down into birth-ready position. Despite being told she still had time to move, I knew (thanks to trusty pregnancy apps and my wonderful midwife) that most babies will have turned by […]

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My top 8 tips for mama’s-to-be

Let me start this post by saying I am no expert in pregnancy… I am merely a first time preggers lady who went into pregnancy thinking it was one thing, only to realise it’s in fact the total opposite. You’d know this, if you’d read my previous few blog posts about my pregnancy so far […]

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Adios morning sickness! Part 2 – the Second Trimester

Just when I was about to give up on any hope of my 24/7 morning sickness easing up any time soon, the wonderful 20th week came and I am so incredibly relieved to confirm that that awful, horrid, wouldn’t-wish-it-upon-anybody nausea vanished. T H A N K    Y O U    L O R D. It […]

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Oh baby! Part 1 – the first trimester

Random quick spews, 24/7 nausea, teetahs so sore even the shower water landing on them hurts and emotional outbursts…. welcome to week 6 of pregnancy. This was me, about 3 months ago. I can describe it easily for you in just one word… hell. Here’s my story to date. Before we knew our lives were about to […]

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