Tag: pregnancy

The importance of checking your boobs

The importance of checking your boobs

Around 6 weeks ago, I felt a lump on my right breast. It was just when I was in the shower; I was doing my usual checks (click here to see how to do it yourself) and I felt a 10p sized lump. My first […]

It’s my due date!

It’s my due date!

How exciting! My due date is finally here…! Time has really flown by so quickly. I’ve been lucky with my pregnancy so far; I’ve had minimum discomfort, which has been a relief, and I don’t think i’ve gained too much weight (although we’ll see how […]

Pregnancy tips

Pregnancy tips

Now, I am by far the oracle when it comes to pregnancy advice, but – as i’m nearing the end of my pregnancy journey – I thought I would write down some tips that i’ve picked up along the way. THE INTERNET IS YOUR MATERNITY […]

Final countdown!

Final countdown!

Well, i’m finally at the stage where I can say MY BABY IS DUE THIS WEEK! As i’ve never been on time for anything in my life, no-one thinks that Baby B will be making an appearance on the due date (4th April) but I […]

Did you use a TENS machine?

Did you use a TENS machine?

Did you use a TENS machine for the early stages of labour? I’ve bought one online (I thought it made sense to buy one rather than renting one) but I wanted to find out some of your experiences. Did you use one, and think it […]

What to Expect When You’re Expecting | Book Review

What to Expect When You’re Expecting | Book Review

What to Expect When You’re Expecting I bought this book pretty much as soon as I found out that I was pregnant, as I had heard great things about it. I was not disappointed! It is a BIG book, so not ideal to take out […]

Not long now!

Not long now!

I keep being reminded that it’s not long now until Baby B makes an appearance! It is rather exciting that the baby can come at any time, but it’s also a very VERY scary thought! I have some moments where I feel completely ready, and […]