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second child

Second child fears I probably shouldn’t admit to

Life is pretty great right now. I feel as a family of three we are in such a good place. At almost two and a half years old, I’m enjoying my time with Taylor more than I ever have…

Pregnancy at 25 weeks

Pregnancy at 25 weeks – an update

Bloody hell. We’re in April and apparently I’ll be giving birth to our second child in just over three months time. Eeek! Not sure where that first six months went (mostly running around after a toddler actually)… I know…

gender reveal

Gender reveal! Our second baby…

I previously questioned whether we should wait until the birth of our future arrival to find out the gender. We found outΒ with Taylor early on at a private scan around 11 weeks, and I wondered whether we should experience…

motherhood

Just the two of us

It’s hard to imagine that one day you won’t remember these days we spend together, just the two of us. You won’t remember a time when you didn’t have a younger sibling. You won’t remember all of those times…

20 week scan

20 week scan and finding out the gender

I can’t believe that we have our 20 week scan tomorrow. I know I keep saying it, but this pregnancy really is flying by! My previous nerves and apprehensions are starting to subside and thanks to baby kicks this…

pregnancy - first trimester

The first trimester – second time around

I’m not planning on weekly updates of bump throughout my second pregnancy. As much as I appreciate that pregnancy itself is a blessing and something to be celebrated, to me it’s more of a means to an end. This…

Our big news

Our big news

I’ve tried to hold on to this secret of ours and keep it away from the blog for as long as I could bear, but I feel that the time is right now to come clean and get it…

#MySundayPhoto – Peek-a-boo!

We put our Christmas tree up this week – this little one helped me, so our tree is quite bottom heavy! I’ve chosen this pic from yesterday for this week’s #MySundayPhoto when we were just fooling around playing peek-a-boo…

The problem with early miscarriage

The problem with early miscarriage

I wasn’t going to write this post. At times I thought this issue was too much of a personal one to publish on here. But I realise that early miscarriage isn’t personal to me at all- one in four…

what to buy for a baby shower

So your best friend is having a baby? I feel for you…

It’s finally happened. The moment you never thought would actually come – your best friend tells you that she’s having a baby. Obviously you are delighted for her… But in the back of your mind you’reΒ also a tad gutted…