Pregnancy Diary Week 9

This week has been interesting. Any nausea seems to have completely disappeared, but this has been replaced by me worrying that the lack of nausea means there must be something wrong! I suppose this is how pregnancy is for lots of women; especially those like me who are experiencing their…

Pregnancy Diary Week 8

So I got my scan appointment letter through this week. I was expecting the scan to be for around 24th November as that’s when I’ll be 12 weeks, but no such luck, it’s on 1st December; another five weeks away! I had my flu jab yesterday and casually mentioned it…

Pregnancy Diary Week 7

This week I had my first appointment with the midwife. I know I’m posting this late but I wanted to share my experience as before the appointment I had no idea as to what was about to happen, and this made me really anxious. I’ve found the nauseous feelings to…

Nighttime worries

Friday 2nd October It’s approaching 5am, and I’ve just woken really hot and to considerable discomfort across my back and tummy, and a need to pee. We need a new mattress, so I often wake with a bit of discomfort, but this feels a bit different. Of course I’m worried…

The worry of one-sided cramping

Wednesday 30th September 2015 I spent this morning thinking about how I simply can’t believe how lucky we’ve been to fall pregnant so quickly. I really am so very grateful for that. But of course, I wouldn’t be me if I wasn’t also spending a significant amount of time worrying…

Aaaaaaahhhh!

So I’ve been blogging and saving to drafts until I could reveal my pregnancy. I can’t believe the time has finally come! Lots of my friends have asked how I reacted when I took *the* test, so I guess we’ll start there! Originally written on 27th September 2015 Well, holy…

A very special Christmas message…

Hi everyone, I know, I’ve been very quiet and I’m sorry. But I do have quite a good reason for it! I’ve made a little video to share some news we’ve had. It’s the first video I’ve made for the blog so please excuse my slightly clunky filming and editing…