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prepare for labour

How you should REALLY prepare for labour and having a newborn

From packing your hospital bag to researching Bugaboos (Buga who??), there’s so much advice out there about how to prepare for labour and becoming a mum.Β It can all get a little overwhelming. It seems like there’s just so much…

39 weeks pregnant

39 weeks pregnant – An update (perhaps the last?!)

I’m breaking my rule of fortnightly pregnancy updates – since I’m now 39 weeks pregnant and this could be my final one! Just like when I was pregnant the first time around, I still can’t imagine that I’m actually…

38 weeks pregnant

38 weeks pregnant (and still no name!)

We moved into our new home at the end of last month, so I can finally get organised for the imminent arrival of baby boy! It feels good to have the headspace to focus on our new bambino and…

June: New beginnings, a beach break and farewell nursery

June has been such a busy month for us – as you’ve probably noticed from the lack of blogging! But it’s also been full of adventure and excitement as we finally moved into our new house last week –…

36 weeks pregnant

36 weeks pregnant – An update

Oh my…this heat!!! I’m sat writing this on our sofa (I may be watching Love Island) and literally cannot cool down! I can’t remember weather like this in the UK for years – so it’s typical that it comes…

34 weeks pregnant

34 weeks pregnant – An update

When people ask me when I’m due, I can now say ‘”next month”! Seriously, where did the last eight months go?? I mentioned in my April update that it felt like I was enjoying the calm before the storm.…

32 weeks pregnant

32 weeks pregnant (“not long now!”)

Now that we’re on the home straight at 32 weeks pregnant, I’ve decided to write these updates every fortnight – because every week there’s a new development! Since my 30 week update, bump seems to have taken on a…

stylish maternity dress

Styling the bump (Plus win a maternity dress!)

Admittedly, findingΒ stylish maternity wear throughout this pregnancy hasn’t really been at the forefront of my mind. Luckily I was able to get away with big jumpers, oversized shirts and shift dresses for quite some time – so I haven’t…

pregnancy perks to make the most of

15 Pregnancy perks to make the most of (whilst you can!)

At 31 weeks pregnant, I’m now at that mahoosive stage where I’m starting to feel pretty fed up and it’s difficult to appreciate the pregnancy perks…Any woman who has ever had a babyΒ is all too familiar with that constant…