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The Fourth Trimester

So, you've got your gross first trimester which is 12 weeks of morning sickness, exausting fatigue and hot flushes. Then along comes the blissful 'honeymoon' second trimester where you're probably glowing brighter than the Eiffel Tower and you're feeling bloody fabulous. And then there's the most uncomfortable 12 weeks of waddling around waiting impatiently for… Continue reading The Fourth Trimester

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2 days to go

I'm two days away from my due date. That's like 99% through pregnancy. 40 weeks of pregnancy. I'm very heavy and very pregnant. The past four weeks have taught me a lot about patience, and how little of it I have. The amount of times I've heard 'he's not ready yet' and 'he'll come when he… Continue reading 2 days to go

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38 weeks pregnant

Another week has gone by at snails pace, and now I'm due next week! I'm 38 weeks and 3 days preggo now and time goes by slower and slower everrrrrry single day. Like time has been suspended in my own little pregnancy bubble. But my due date is next week, how crazy! I'm really chilled about the fact I'll… Continue reading 38 weeks pregnant

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36 week update

Elijah, I'm ready for you! And I'm getting a little bit impatient.. I'm now 36 weeks and 3 days pregnant, and it's taking its toll on me. I'm knackered. I'm tired, I have a constant headache, I'm constantly eating whilst feeling very nauseous. I pee enough in one hour to sink a small ship. However,… Continue reading 36 week update

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a few things i’ve learnt since being pregnant

I've been pregnant for 36 weeks now, which feels like a lifetime. But in this space of time, I've learnt a few important lessons which I'm going to share with you all in this post. This is my first pregnancy, so I still have a lot to learn. It's important to remember every pregnancy is different,… Continue reading a few things i’ve learnt since being pregnant

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pregnancy so far

So, I've been pregnant for 35 weeks now and it feels like forever.  It's been pretty straight forward actually, well, except for my drama-filled life. But that's a whole other story. This might be a long post. I've been blessed with a simple pregnancy, just a little lack of iron and some awful acid reflux… Continue reading pregnancy so far