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The Positive Birth Story of Felix

I wanted to write my birth story fairly early whilst I still remember most of the details. The plan: High BMI VBAC at Home The Result: Unplanned C-Section I’m glad to finally be able to share my birth story with you and the birth of my second child. What I have learned is that a positive experience does not always …

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Vulnerable

There is only so much information you can bring into yourself during a time of vulnerability. You can plan and process and positive think you’re way through but ultimately you are going to have times where you feel like you fail. There will always be times where you compare yourself to others and that will bring on tears, frustration, guilt …

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When You Go Past Your Due Date

It is so true when people say babies come when babies are ready. I am currently 40+6 days which means my estimated due date is well and truly behind us and, honestly, I am absolutely fine. I knew this baby would be born after. I know we still have a good few days of waiting. I am getting a bit …

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Why I’m Writing A Pregnancy Book

I’ve decided to write a pregnancy book I’m writing a pregnancy book even though I have only been pregnant twice, however, both times I’ve been classed as high risk. Once with a BMI of 30+ and again with a BMI of 45+ and for a previous c-section. I’ve blogged a lot about my second pregnancy and how it’s been relatively …

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What To Expect in the Third Trimester

The third trimester is a hard one in pregnancy. Week by week until Baby is here you and him are getting bigger. Sleep is hard and uncomfortable and sometimes you’re hit with the same symptoms you had in the first trimester. Over the last few weeks I have developed a proper waddle and getting out and about has been hard. …