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

    February 9, 2016

    You’ve reached the third trimester and are SO near to the end of pregnancy and actually meeting your baby..…so what are the pregnancy secrets of the third trimester? You know, all the nitty gritty details, signs and pregnancy symptoms that only your sister or close friend would tell you? Make sure you also read about…

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  • 36 weeks pregnant: bad days and baby brain

    September 15, 2014

    Here’s my latest pregnancy update at 36 weeks pregnant (and 35 weeks pregnant!) Does being pregnant make bad days worse, or do they just seem worse because you’re already balancing precariously on the high hormonal tightrope of pregnancy? I’m not sure, but in the interests of sharing my pain, here’s the top three most ridiculous…

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  • The third trimester: the things *no-one* ever tells you

    September 9, 2014

    I’ve said it before, but pregnancy is really not a glamorous time, is it?  And this is never truer than the later stages. I’m not sure when it happens, but at one point you’re strolling happily along the second trimester, then all of a sudden you hit 30 weeks and wham – you’re just about…

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  • 32 weeks pregnant: not just a river in Egypt

    August 21, 2014

    A pregnancy update at 32 weeks pregnant: Am I in denial about the new baby’s imminent arrival? Very possibly…It’s not that I’m not excited – I really am, every time I see a newborn I’m overwhelmed with the loveliness of thoughts of what’s to come – it’s just that I’m more than happy to wait.…

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  • 29 weeks pregnant: you can always bank on strangers

    August 1, 2014

    Are you pregnant? Make sure you read the latest in my weekly pregnancy update, at 29 weeks pregnant 29 weeks pregnant: To start off with, here’s a 29 weeks pregnant bump shot: I was going to write a post this week about being 29 weeks pregnant and finally in the third trimester (equal measures of how…

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