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The birth - expect the unexpected!!

I finished work on the 30. October, taking 2 weeks holiday before my maternity leave was due to start and was looking forward to a few weeks of relaxing, lie ins and final preparations before the expected arrival of our little jelly tot… but on the 3. 733 more words

Week 1 Postpartum

I’m now 1 week postpartum and man do I have a lot to cover.

First of all being a mom is amazing. There has been a lot of late nights and no sleep but I wouldn’t trade it for the world 😌❤️. 952 more words


8 Things I Learned About a C-Section the Hard Way

At 34 weeks it was clear that a C-section would be the only way my first-born son would arrive in this world. My baby, who had been in a breech presentation for over a month, was “stuck,” as the doctor put it. 245 more words


So long Trolley-Dolly Big Kahunas! Gym-tastic #1

As those of you who have journeyed on my blog thus far will know one of my topics of discussion is to be my road to fitness heaven following the birth of our gorgeous third child – Bubs. 1,344 more words

"Birth Story" or "How I feel about my c-section"

My whole pregnancy, I was on the fence about the birth plan. My anxiety and fear of making the wrong decision keep me from making any decision at all. 1,281 more words


Co-Sleeping Again

I love co-sleeping; it’s so sweet, calm and beautiful sleeping next to your little one. It makes nighttime nursing easier, too. But I had decided to do things differently with baby Elizabeth because I am fairly certain that co-sleeping is the reason that neither of my boys slept all that well as they got older and why nursing was directly tied to sleeping, making weaning harder. 518 more words


The real countdown has begun...!

Week 34 … two weeks until the big C section.
I’m starting to feel slightly sick… with bouts of casual anxiety slipping in now and then, okay well mainly all the time … throughout the day and in my dreams !! 1,145 more words

Crohns Disease