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Week 22

How far along: 22 weeks 4 days

Baby H: weighs 450g and is 27.8 cm from crown to heel, about the size of an Ear of Corn. 430 more words


My first trip to women's emergency assessment

It has been a long long LONG day which ended in with Dylan and I being discharged from the Women’s Emergency Assessment unit after 6 long hrs. 833 more words


Week 24 Part 2

Onto the happier part of the week…

…Wednesday, Raelynn’s daycare provider text me and said, “I just wanted to let you know that I’ve decided to start potty training Raelynn.” She was potty training another kid around the same age as Raelynn so she just figured it would be easier to do both of them at the same time. 1,132 more words

Week 22

So, the pregnancy pains really, and truly begin this week. I remember having so-called “growing pains” with Raelynn. Where I would feel like my stomach was just stretching and I was kind of crampy. 917 more words

Hand over the Marmite, samosas and roti and no one will get hurt.

Since falling pregnant one of the first questions I got asked was about food cravings and whether I gave in to them. I have always followed a pretty regimented eating plan which involved macro counting,  weighing my food and nutrient timing and many people want to know if I have relaxed a bit and used this time as a opportunity to eat whatever I feel like. 920 more words


Only 299 Squats to Go

According to Ina May Gaskin, “Squat 300 times a day and you are going to give birth quicker.”  Wow.  That is a heck of a lot of daily squatting.   697 more words


Week 21

This week was pretty boring. I am not mad about that at all. Then, the weekend completely threw me for a loop. I literally hated my life this past weekend.  850 more words