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
Right then, here are some more pictures taken this afternoon, which is 19 weeks +2 days (+ a large lunch). Note – another non-maternity top, yay! All these empire line things are very handy, tho I think that they might make the bump look a bit bigger than it really is, or perhaps that’s just… Continue reading Bump Pics 19 Weeks
We’ve now reached a bit of a pregnancy milestone and quite an exciting if rather freaky one. I’m starting to feel smidget move! At least I think that’s what it is. The various pregnancy books, websites, email updates etc. seem to think this is about the right time and have a variety of ways to… Continue reading Ooh Hello In There!
Right then I am finally feeling brave enough to put a picture of me on here, so here am I, with bump, as taken this morning, Valentines day. Wearing a pre-pregnancy outfit btw, horrah for empire line! Are you ready for your close up Smidget? I suspect my belly is rather larger than that this… Continue reading Bump Pic 17 weeks
One of the nicest things about the last month has been finally being able to tell everyone the news. As well as lots of congratulations and a couple of very cute little hand knitted cardigans this has had an extra unexpected bonus! A number of our London friends have responded to the news by inviting… Continue reading There IS Such a Thing as a Free Lunch!
So apparently, although summer babies may not do as well at school as their winter born classmates they could probably beat them in a fight. According to an article on the BBC news website today, children born in the summer and autumn are taller and stronger. Obviously we were quite concerned that Smidget would be… Continue reading It’s Gonna Be A Giant!