Finally, at 37 weeks pregnant I packed our hospital bags. Over the last few weeks its been niggling in the back of my mind that I needed to get these packed, and the reminder by my midwife at our 36 week check coupled with the start of maternity leave at…

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Pregnancy Update: Weeks 35 – 37

Pregnancy Update: Weeks 35 – 37

  Symptoms Tired and heavy is probably the best description, but more so in the evenings than in the daytime luckily. I remember feeling quite fed up of being pregnant by this time the first time round which I havent started to feel yet. I’m guessing that may be …
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8 New Baby Essentials!

8 New Baby Essentials!

Angel Care Bath Support | SnuzPod | Angel Care Baby Monitor | Widgey Nursing Pillow |Aden + Anais Muslins | Tiny Love Baby Mobile | Gro Egg | mamaRoo I was reflecting on a conversation I had on twitter earlier this week around new baby essentials and whether there was…
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Pregnancy Update: Weeks 32 – 34

Pregnancy Update: Weeks 32 – 34

Symptoms Its been a fun few weeks filled with yet more Braxton hicks, period type pains and a dose of lightning crotch here and there for good measure. Baby has had a massive and quite noticeable growth spurt which has led to lots of regular comments at work about how&…
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Maternity Leave Plans

Maternity Leave Plans

Anyone who follows my blog and has been reading my bump updates will know that work has been incredulously busy since I took on a new role in January. Perhaps not the most ideal timing being three, going on four months pregnant, but it was a bit of a career&…
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