Pregnancy Diary Week 24

The 24th week of this pregnancy has just flown by! Probably because it’s been half term so hubby has been at home with me and we’ve been out and about doing things together. On Monday we had our routine appointment with the midwife. It was nice to have a routine…

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Pram Shopping – Our Choice

I mentioned in Wednesday’s post that hubby and I went to Kiddicare on Tuesday primarily to try to narrow down our choice of pushchair, as we didn’t really know what we wanted. I’ve blogged before about advice we’d been given as to what to look for in a pram/travel system,…

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Newborn essentials – the difference between men and women

Hub and I took a long-anticipated trip to Kiddicare yesterday. I’ll write about that more in another post but it was something he said the night before that got me thinking: what are the essential items that we need for a newborn? This pondering was brought about by hub declaring…

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Pregnancy Diary Week 23

This week has, thankfully, been less eventful than the last two, but has still involved a trip to see a medical professional! I worked three days this week which has meant that blogging has had to take a little bit of a back seat (I know, I missed posting anything…

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Preparing for Baby – saving money by changing energy supplier

I’ve made no secret of the fact that I’ve made some pretty drastic changes to our income in the past six months – resigning from my job has almost halved our income. I’ve been doing supply but my main objective has been to pay off my credit card before the…

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Pregnancy Diary Week 22

Well, after last week’s worry I was hoping for a slightly calmer week in this pregnancy, and by and large I did get it, although I let my anxiety get the better of me which created a bit of an issue! On the Friday that the midwife came to listen…

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Secret Saviours Anti Stretch Mark Pack – First Impressions

Okay, I’m not going to lie. I swore blind that I would never post a picture online of my naked pregnant belly. Not a chance. However, I consider this to be in the public interest if it means that more of us can escape stretch marks! I know it might…

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