It's a weird week, I'm now a little over 38 weeks and with baby coming at 39 weeks we're officially in our last week of being a family of three. While it's exciting time, it's also almost bittersweet in a way. We've spent nearly 2 years now being a family of three and this is … Continue reading Last Week of Being a Family of Three.
The end is insight, I'm now full term and in a few weeks will be once again a mother to a newborn. This pregnancy has gone well, but in this last trimester I've really been looking forward to when I'm no longer pregnant, and all the things I can have/do when the baby has arrived. … Continue reading 5 Things I’m looking Forward to When I’m No Longer Pregnant.
My last blogpost was what's in my baby's hospital bag, this blogpost is all about what's in my hospital bag for my c-section. The last time round I packed for a natural labour, this time round it's for a c-section, so I'm doing things a little differently this time. As there were items that I … Continue reading What’s in My Hospital Bag.
When I was pregnant with Frey I watched about 20 YouTube videos and read multiple blogs all about hospital bags for both baby and mummy. So I thought I would do a 'What's in My Baby's Hospital Bag' this time round as the blogposts that I read when I was pregnant with Frey really helped … Continue reading What’s in My Baby’s Hospital Bag.
1. Morning sickness With Frey I throwing up everyday without fail from 6 1/2 weeks until week 13. Thankfully after I had been sick or managed to shove some sort snack down my throat beforehand, the nausea would cease for a few hours before starting up again. This time round I haven't been as lucky, … Continue reading The 5 Big Differences Between My Pregnancies
When I first found I was pregnant our second baby, my first thought "Oh my god, I'm pregnant, yay". My second thought was, "oh sh*t I'm going to have give birth again". I was worried and scared, the first time round hadn't gone to plan at all and my mental health had taken a beating … Continue reading C-Section Awareness Month: Birth Plan for the Second Baby.
April is C-section awareness month, a month dedicated to raising awareness and educating people on cesareans and risks and recovery that goes along with the major surgery. With all this in mind, I decided to do a series of posts all about c-sections and my experience, starting with Frey's birth story and the aftermath. As … Continue reading C-section Awareness Month: Frey’s Birth Story
Thank you to all the partners and coparents, the ones who share the mealtimes and poopy nappies. Who are there to tag us out, after we've spent the day singing 'row, row, row your boat' at least 50 times and have had to rebuild the train tracks multiple times after our little bundles of terror … Continue reading Mother’s Day is tomorrow, So I just wanted to Say . . . .
Frey is is now sixteen months and a proper little (although not that little) toddler. He's now walking and will happily babble anyone's ear off, unless Thomas the Tank Engine or Bing is on, then you're not getting anything out of him. He has clear favourites now (as I mentioned above), Thomas the Tank Engine … Continue reading Frey at 16 months Update
As I mentioned in my previous blog post, I'm currently pregnant with our second child. Me and the hubby are pleased and very excited, while Frey is still too young to understand what's going on. Although he does (on occasion) get a look of confusion on his face as he stares at my expanding stomach. … Continue reading Baby Number 2 is on Their Way.