When you know, you know. Don’t you?

Hmm, so that’s month one crossed out. We’re not going to be in the ‘it happened first time’ brigade. Do women ‘know’ when they’re pregnant? Extensive Googling has resulted in lots of forums with women saying they think they’re pregnant because of this, that and the other. But most of these ‘feelings’ or ‘symptoms’ seem to be very similar to those you experience in the run up to your period… View Post

Folic acid

My mother has literally been going on at me for years to take folic acid. I’ve been resisting as we weren’t trying for a baby and it would have felt, well, wrong. Because folic acid is something people who are ‘trying’ take, right? Plus I thought it was just one of those ‘extra’ things people do… Turns out I was wrong. According to the NHS website (thank you, Google) it… View Post

So, do you know when you’re ovulating?

Yep, I was asked this question recently. Around two days after I did, in fact, think I was ovulating. Because I have an app that tells me. Yep, totally on top of that. Ohhh, how naive I was! (and I feel like a bit of an idiot now, truth be told). So, I met up with a couple of former colleagues, one of whom is currently on maternity leave with… View Post

The beginning…

So, I just got married, and I’m really keen to start a family. Super keen. And I’ve got a bit of time on my hands at the moment so I thought I’d start a blog to write down my rambling thoughts on the topic in the hope that I don’t continually think about it and go on and on and on about it to my poor, long-suffering husband. Between you… View Post