The Fanny Daggers

As I move on this journey towards the end and meeting my little one I notice more and more strange symptoms. One in particular is one I like to refer to as “The Fanny Daggers” mainly because it literally feels like someone is stabbing me from the inside to the outside of my vagina &…

Funny things my other half have said…

There have been a few instances of humour in our pregnancy & I have tried to put hormones to one side and see the funny side – which am sure  most of us ladies appreciate is not easy! However, on this occasion – I found this cheeky but hilarious!! IF it was a friend I…

Will I ever be me again?

I know I have always thought 9 months to prepare for a baby is perfect – why do people whine? But now it is happening to me – I TOTALLY get it! Not only do you want to meet your little bundle you also want to feel more like yourself. Get back to things you…

Hey there legs chill out! #RestlessLegs

You may be wondering what I am on about, and trust me you are in for a delight with this one. Just as you settle down, firstly baby thinks it is party time, then when baby settles the Restless Legs kick in. What is it? If you feel an uncontrollable urge to move your legs…

Perineal massage

Soo have you ladies heard much about this yet? As we pass through out pregnancies which feels to fly by while each day takes a week were told about lots of things we should try which will help with giving birth. I was recently informed of the perineal massage – which to me sounded alien – and…

Maternity Photoshoot

At 36 weeks we decided to do a maternity photo shoot to remember this pregnancy memories. How many others have done this? Did you enjoy it? It took us quite a while to actually relax and enjoy it but we are soo happy with the end result, can’t wait to frame them.   S xx…

My First Stretch marks #35weeks

Every woman dreads them. Most women get them. It is a fact that we are lucky if we only get a few – I know I for one have checked each part of my hips / bump/bottom & legs whilst applying stretchmark cream nightly – so in light of this I think I haver done…

Pregnancy Exhaustion & Crazy Dreams

Good morning ladies Well  I say good but its 3AM & I am writing this post – the only good thing I am happy about is that it is abit cooler. I have been so rubbish at posting recently – mainly because I am exhausted. I feel like as my stomach expands, the humidity rises…

Pregnancy Powerfoods #4 : Oranges

Oranges They’re packed with vitamin C, folate, and fiber, and since they’re nearly 90 percent water, they’ll also help you meet your daily fluid needs (skimping on your fluid intake can leave you feeling fatigued). Vitamin C Oranges are best known for their vitamin C, and for good reason: vitamin C helps to support the…

Fornightly scans..

Soo it is the final countdown, everything growth and baby wise is happening. We have just over 7 weeks left to go, so our doctor scans baby every 2 weeks to check on placement and growth. I have my first set of stretchmarks We only have baby monitors to buy and a changing mat for…