30-week pregnancy update

Childbirth shouldn’t have to be a fight!

As long as I can remember, I’ve always thought that women gave birth in hospitals, on their backs, surrounded by wires and monitors. Midwives would be there to help you and encourage you, the same as your partner (if you wanted them there!). But why is this considered the norm? Your choice of childbirth should…
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2nd birthday

Why my boys will never have a ‘traditional family’…

What is a traditional family? When you think of traditional families, what springs to mind? A mum and a dad, maybe some aunts and uncles, and 2 sets of grandparents. Now, I know that traditional families aren’t normality any more but how do you explain to your children why they don’t have that idea of…
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2nd birthday

Henry’s 2nd birthday party

Henry’s 2nd birthday was on Wednesday…I can’t believe how quickly it’s come around. The stress and worry of being overdue, induced and then an emergency c section seems like a lifetime ago but the last 2 years have gone by in a blur. I hate it. I remember reading that the hardest thing about being…
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26-week pregnancy update

26 weeks pregnancy update…and gender reveal!

The last pregnancy update I did was at 10 weeks…I know! 16, nearly 17 weeks later, here’s my 26-week pregnancy update. I’ll try and summarise the last 4 months as best I can! First of all, everything is fine with me and baby. Our 20-week scan went perfectly and it was so nice to see…
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Birth story

I’m back…finally!

I’m back…finally. So, I’ve finally got enough spare time to be able to blog again..yay! After 10 weeks of morning sickness, I was just starting to get back into the swing of motherhood and day to day life. And then Henry fractured his leg..life just hasn’t been fair lately! Firstly, pregnancy. It’s going well! I’m…
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