• Pregnancy and the secrets of the first trimester – shhh!

    February 7, 2016

    Congratulations, you’re pregnant…so what are the pregnancy secrets of the first trimester? You know, all the nitty gritty details, signs and pregnancy symptoms that only your previously pregnant best friend would tell you. If you think you have early pregnancy symptoms or have positive proof that you’re expecting a baby, your thoughts might immediately turn to…

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  • Pregnancy update weeks 0-13: what to expect from the first trimester

    April 9, 2014

    What should you expect from the first trimester of pregnancy…? Just found out that you are pregnant or think you have early pregnancy symptoms? You might be wondering what to expect from the first trimester of pregnancy (or looking for tips on how to keep your early pregnancy a secret). When I was expecting Eliza…

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  • First looks and introductions

    August 24, 2011

    They say seeing is believing, but when I saw the pregnancy test turn positive, it still didn’t seem real. Even seven tests later, I remained ever-so-slightly suspicious about my baby on board status (sample neurotic conversation from a few weeks later – me: “What if there’s nothing in there?” Midwife: “Don’t worry, everyone thinks that.”…

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