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Month 3 - the end of the fourth trimester

I remember in month three the feeling that if I kept going, with determination, I would soon graduate from my initiation course in motherhood. It is almost like a light and the end of the end of the tunnel, but the tunnel isn’t a tunnel because it’s being a new mum and that would be a bit of a gloomy metaphor. 1,404 more words

Inside My Head

2 Months in

Alessia is 2 Months old Today!

Where has the time gone?

I absolutely love being her mum! Every morning we wake up to her gorgeous little smile. 1,250 more words

Your journey through pregnancy 

One thing I feel I need to make clear at the start of this blog is every pregnancy is different! So if like I did and you’re feeling like the size of a whale, covered in stretch marks and still suffering morning sickness, don’t beat yourself up! 404 more words


Finding out that you're pregnant

It can be the most daunting thought ever when you think that you may be pregnant, or it could be the most exciting, thrilling thought. Truth is, all feelings are perfectly natural. 340 more words


Perks Of The Job

OK. So apparently I’m giving blogging a go. Not quite sure why or who for, but I’ve been flirting with the idea for a little while and I’ve taken the plunge! 909 more words

Maternity Leave

Welcome to Mars

On the 15th of November 2016 my partner and I welcomed our first beautiful child into the world. I sit here lost for words as I contemplate how to accurately express the wealth of emotion and pure joy that overwhelmed us that night and indeed every day since. 1,305 more words


What to pack in the hospital bag

I have to admit apart from baby’s first clothes and nappies I had no idea what to pack, this was something I had to learn as well. 852 more words