Dear Me You’re not pregnant yet. But you will be. Very soon. Trust me. Because if you could see how happy you are daydreaming about your future child as you snooze (again!) on the sofa, you won’t feel so guilty about drinking away your sorrows and dancing on tables until 3am over the summer. Enjoy … More If you could see you now…
Today I am officially in the second trimester. I am 14 weeks today. Some people consider 12 weeks as the beginning of the 2nd trimester, some people think it’s 13 weeks depending on where Google takes you. But at 14 weeks, I am definitely, OFFICIALLY in my 2nd trimester. It’s still so surreal that we … More Hello 2nd trimester!
This is a difficult post to write. But it needs to be written. Since discovering our great news at the start of September, I’ve experienced a mixture of feelings – joy, happiness, disbelief, fear, excitement, anxiety, contentment… and guilt. Guilt that it happened to me before others – both those that I knew personally who … More Survivor’s Guilt
Yesterday was a very emotionally exhausting day. I didn’t get much sleep because of my excitement and nerves about our 12 week scan. I spent most of the morning trying to distract myself with a hair appointment (my lovely hairdresser and her husband trying to reassure me and keep positive) but as Dave and I … More I feel overwhelmed
Yesterday I went to The Baby Show in London with my mum. We bought the tickets a fortnight ago and I was really looking forward to it as a beginning-of-half-term treat. I wasn’t looking forward to the 5am start though in order to catch the 8am train. The whole day spent with mum was just … More “I’m not a fan of nipple play”
Those of you that follow my blog’s Facebook and Instagram pages will know that I’ve been really poorly this weekend. So poorly that it warranted a trip to hospital to get checked over last night. If you can’t be bothered to read to the end, I’m fine now. It started on Saturday evening. Dave and … More A worrying 36 hours…
…or at least, I think it has. The problem is, I can’t distinguish between whether what I felt today (particularly this morning) was pregnancy nausea, or my stomach’s reaction to extreme hunger. Since discovering I was pregnant on 2nd September, the only symptoms I had been experiencing were utter fatigue and exhaustion, painful boobs, frequent … More The sickness has finally hit