Keeping tiny toes warm…

Since Daniel arrived, he hasn’t been too keen on keeping his socks on.   Not that big a deal in the summer months, but with the weather getting noticeably cooler in recent weeks, I was getting concerned that his tiny toes were not quite as toasty at they ought to…

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Bump Watch – 19 weeks

It feels strange to be almost halfway through this pregnancy… I suppose it is inevitable that with having my very active 11 month old, the pregnancy is almost a second thought.   Family tell me I am now in the ‘blooming’ stage – and I am certainly feeling less tired…

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What a difference a years makes

This time last year was my final day in work before finishing for annual and maternity leave. It had been a stressful time leading up to finishing for a whole host of reasons, and I certainly felt ready for my six weeks of rest before my due date. I remember…

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Bump Watch – Week 17

So today marks week 17, and I feel like my bump growth is slowing down now, after a rather rapid start!!   I think the early pregnancy tiredness is beginning to subside now… at least I hope it is. I have managed to not head back to bed each day…

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Second time round

I remember in my first pregnancy I knew the minute anyone asked me how many weeks and days I was, how I was feeling, how big the baby was etc. This time round I have to pause and remember how many weeks I am, and my stock response to how…

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