I didn’t know how to announce this on my blog. There’s so much I want to say, but that’s maybe for another day. Back in April, we found out our family was growing – our last baby will be joining us in time for Christmas and we can’t wait! Advertisements
Due Date: 28 October – 2 weeks today eeek! Symptoms? Since I finished work last week (a week early), I’ve noticed the majority of my symptoms seem to have eased. I’m not suffering with my spd anywhere near as much as I had been and my carpal tunnel seems to be under control more.…… Continue reading 38 Weeks Pregnant – baby number 2
Ah the age old breast vs bottle debate! I wanted to write about my experience with breast and bottle feeding because I’m hoping to have a better experience this time round with breastfeeding! Alfie was born at 1.40pm, after 11 hours of labour. As soon as he was delivered, we had a few minutes of…… Continue reading My breastfeeding experience – four years ago
Due Date: 28 October – officially less than a month now! Symptoms: Not much has changed in the way of symptoms from my last update at 34 weeks. I’m still suffering really bad with carpal tunnel. Last night I woke on three occasions in agony and had to get up to run my hand under…… Continue reading 36 Week Pregnancy Update – baby number 2
This time round, I’ve decided to pack 2 hospital bags – one for me and one for the baby. I’m incredibly lucky that I’m a low risk, so I’m not planning to stay in overnight this time, however, I do want to plan for every eventuality, so I’m probably packing a little more than I…… Continue reading What’s in my hospital bag for baby?
I feel like I need to add a warning that this next part discusses things in detail and may be slightly graphic when talking about what happened after I’d delivered Alfie… I felt like superwoman. Alfie was put on my chest for skin to skin and there was just such a hive of activity going…… Continue reading Alfie’s birth story – part 5
Due Date: 28 October Symptoms: Wow! What a couple of weeks it’s been! A couple of days after my last pregnancy update, I noticed I was getting a lot of cramp in my hands and they were really swollen. Over the next few nights, I started to wake with really painful cramp and pins and…… Continue reading 34 Weeks Pregnancy Update – baby number 2