Fix an ear infection? Well so far the answer is 1 GP, 2 Pharmacists, and someone from GSK (the pharmaceutical company). Oh, but the ear infection isn’t actually fixed yet! I’ve been having a very frustrating day today. Even very minor medical conditions are made that bit more complicated in pregnancy because very few drugs… Continue reading How Many Doctors Does It Take To…
I write to you from the breakfast table at the lovely El Escondite del Viento where we are staying this week. Kirsty is asleep in bed, but I have got up early to go kite surfing. Too early as it turns out, so I have time to write my second ever blog post. We’re staying in… Continue reading The babies in Spain aren’t only on the plane
A few more regular questions have been coming up recently so I thought I’d do a FAQs again in case other people were wondering the same things. -Do you know what it is?Yes, it’s a baby (Sorry, ahem). No, we haven’t found out, the sonographer at the last scan asked if we’d like to see… Continue reading A few More FAQs
Or, Who stole the sleep from the “sleeper train”? Bit of a longer trip this weekend, up to Edinburgh to visit Auntie Jo! The train on the way up was fine, apart from the rather grumpy middle aged businessman in the seat next to me but Fred joined the train in Doncaster and we re-located… Continue reading Have Bump, Will Travel. Part 2
Sorry I haven’t updated the blog for a few weeks, I’ve been off on my travels again, tho only in this country so far. The last couple of weeks have taken me and the bump to Emsworth, Warwick and Rutland with Edinburgh, Spain and Devon still to come, before the middle of April, after which… Continue reading Have Bump, Will Travel. Part 1
Well this is quite an exciting week, we’ve reached the half way point, had our 20 week scan and this weekend will be celebrating our first wedding anniversary (crikey time flies!). A very enthusiastic Australian chap called Tyrone was our sonographer today and for once Smidget had decided to be in a good position straight… Continue reading 20 Week Scan!
There seem to be a never ending stream of pregnancy related scientific studies being put out to contradict each other and generally confuse the pregnant. Given that I am increasingly confused anyway this is particularly cruel! Anyway – this one I like and I shall endeavour to follow it’s advice – all for the benefit… Continue reading Dubious Scientific Report of the Week