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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Taking the leap…

I think it’s time that I starting taking this whole blogging thing more seriously. From looking at other successful blogs, it looks as though I need to go self-hosted. While I’ve had lots of experience using WordPress in the past, I’ve never self-hosted before, and with so many options available,…

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