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Week 29 & Excited for The Baby Show: Pregnancy Diaries #6

I have a feeling the next blog post will be all about The Baby Show, which we are attending this weekend, so best get the week 29 update up and about! 916 more words


I want to be *that* mum

I want to be that mum.

The one who ‘sprung back’ after having their baby

The one without the c-section, kangaroo-pouch/belly-shelf that doesn’t want to shift… 313 more words

3 Important Lessons I have Learned as a Mother

Motherhood has drastically altered my life, my goals and my aspirations. Pre baby Husna worried about what to wear, where to eat, and where to go on vacation. 410 more words


How Should I Help My Pregnant Friend?

I have the misfortune of needing another surgery that will almost mimic my C-section within the first year of my child’s life! While I do not know when this surgery will occur (who knows, by the time I publish this maybe the doctor will have called to schedule me) it did prompt me to think about my immediate postpartum and what I needed, what I got, and what was missing from my postpartum care. 1,161 more words

10 Life Savers for my Pregnancy: The First and Second Trimester

Here’s a quick post which will go quite nicely with my Pregnancy Diaries series which has been my main focus on the blog these days; because guess what, this is actually a pretty big deal for me as a first time Mother :) 1,107 more words


Week 25/26 - Blissful Spring Sunshine: Pregnancy Diaries #5

I am now 26 weeks pregnant and heading very speedily towards the final trimester yet feeling very empowered from the hypnobirthing course which we have now completed! 1,026 more words


I'm Expecting, and I'm Doing it Alone: Part Two

Read Part One if you haven’t already.

I told immediate family next. And then my coworkers.

I had always been very open about my struggles and issues with my… 1,110 more words