I found reading other women’s birth stories really helpful during my pregnancy. It was fascinating how unique everyone’s experience was. Reading birth stories helped me prepare for various labor [...]
On Saturday 3rd June at 5:47pm, my husband and I welcomed our baby girl Maeve into the world!
7lb 4oz, 20 inches.
I'll be sharing my (long!) birth story on the blog soon!
I’m pretty fed up. This meme pretty much sums up the past week…
• Telling friends and family that there is no baby yet, and yes, I will tell them when something happens.
• Reading up on natural [...]
I’m so ready to have this baby!!!
I’m uncomfortable, but not painfully so (for the most part). However, this part of pregnancy is tough for me mentally. I’m a PLANNER, and not knowing when my [...]
I keep telling myself “it could be worse!”. Honestly, I don’t think my discomfort is that high compared to what is experienced by others during pregnancy. My stomach is SO tight, and eating large [...]
PPPfffffftttt. Yeah… I’m kind of done being pregnant. It seems that this is a really normal feeling to have during this stage.
It’s frustrating knowing that labor COULD start at any point, but [...]
I feel VERY pregnant. I’ve had a lot of people say “the last month is the worst”, and I can see how that’s going to be true. Aches and pains have escalated, the waddle is out of control and my [...]
After having the odd sickness spell during Week 32, it felt good to be back to ‘normal.' Bearing in mind, the third trimester ‘normal’ is tired, achy and feeling in a constant state of mild [...]