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Pregnancy

  • Hudson meets Jack

    Hudson’s Birth Story

    I had been anxious about the pregnancy and birth of Hudson since the moment I saw those two lines appear on the pregnancy test.  Having had some issues with my first pregnancy…

  • The beginning of a family love story…

    I could never imagine myself with my own little family, ‘The clock is ticking, don’t leave it too long’ and ‘one day you’ll change your mind’ is what people would say when…

  • Birth Announcement: It’s a Boy!

    Finally, we can announce the safe arrival of our new addition who completes our lovely little family.  Meet our long-awaited and handsome baby boy……

  • Pregnancy waiting for baby

    Come on baby…

    I really thought that baby ‘Dot’ might have come early and with just 3 days until my Due Date, I wake every day thinking that it could be the one.…

  • consultant midwife induction

    Why I have chosen NOT to be induced

    Last week, we had a further growth scan at 36weeks and met shortly after with our Consultant Midwife to decide whether I would be induced early.…

  • birth photo

    Labour and the Overlooked Daddy

    Sadly, I think that expectant Dads are often overlooked when it comes to planning for labour and baby’s arrival.  After all, it is a huge and special time in their life too.…

  • Baby Dot’s Sweepstake – Just for fun

    So we are 35wks today and Baby Dot is just about 5 weeks away from joining us.  Just for a bit of fun, we thought we would run a sweepstake……

  • 33weeks – Our Obstetrics Appointment

    Yesterday, I had my long-awaited obstetrics meeting with a consultant about the birth of Baby Dot and I’m so happy that I requested to see one.…

  • baby must haves

    My Baby Wishlist ~ Updated

    With just about 8 weeks to go, thoughts have turned to finishing our ‘To Buy List’ for baby’s arrival.  Here are some of the things on my wishlist that I would love.…

  • pregnancy mobile applications

    My Favourite Free Pregnancy Apps

    Here are my 5 favourite pregnancy apps, all totally free, from fertility through to birth and beyond.  All are available on Apple and Android.…