I have a confession to make. I completely forgot to announce my pregnancy on my blog. I announced it on YouTube and plastered it all over social media, but I completely forgot this here blog. What can I say other than baby brain! For those of you that haven’t seen it, here is our announcement video : According to the date that we were given at our early scan I…

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I was naive when I was pregnant, I assumed that I would give birth and ‘boom’ I would return back to normal, all of those horrible pregnancy symptoms would disappear overnight. It turns out that I was wrong, very wrong, over one year on I still have some of the symptoms. As expected, my belly is still very much a jelly belly, I’ve always had a large belly so am…

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Everyone tells you about what to expect during pregnancy, but not many people tell you about what to expect afterwards. What can you expect to happen to your body and mind after pregnancy?     You will quite likely bleed for weeks after, sometimes months. Don’t get too happy when the bleeding finally stops, your first post pregnancy period won’t be far behind and it might be SUPER heavy. Heavy…

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Today I am 40 weeks and 2 days pregnant, making me two days overdue. I was actually sick one day last week which came as a shock as I haven’t been sick for a little while now. That wasn’t very pleasant but thankfully it was only the one day. I’ve had several aches and pains again this past week along with Braxton Hicks and an aching back, but nothing to…

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Today I am 39 weeks and 1 day pregnant and have less than a week until my due date, six days to be precise! I’ve been taking my reflux tablets again and have had plenty of lie ins, which I think is why I haven’t been sick this week. My milk has been leaking quite a bit in the nights, I’ve resorted to sleeping naked as I’m just so hot…

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