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
Flashback to 30th July. My twinnie, Jamie in New York, found out she was pregnant. A bit of context before I continue – we found each other on Kindara back in December 2015 when I first started TTC and joined the app. She was one of my first followers, but she was slightly ahead of … More My twinnie is pregnant