Here is the new blog link for exciting stories such as “My skin is bad!”; “My bump is growing!” and “We escaped a fire!”. Just click the picture:  I wanted to thank all of you in this community again for all your support when things were bad.  I will still be following all your stories […]

Hey everyone, Spent quite some time setting up a new blog today. I just feel that perhaps this isn’t the most sensitive or appropriate place to post all the finer details of my pregnancy. We have arrived at the point we never dared dream we would be, and from now on we are focused on […]

Hi everyone, hope you are all doing well. I want to cover our trip to Vietnam, and the pregnancy and my illness all in one post- it’s quite tricky to write nicely on an iPhone due to the teeny screen, but I still haven’t had a chance to fix the computer. Unfortunately I’m writing from […]

On a random note, we got some Vegemite (the best you can get in the absence of Marmite!) yesterday. The happiness this caused me at breakfast time cannot be understated..! I suppose this is the closest I’ve had to a craving? Hot buttered toast with marmite! Heaven. I dropped the last (almost full) jar on […]

Hiya, hope you are all well? I have just finished term today and am currently lying in bed at 4pm. The constant nausea has eased off and now seems mostly limited to the mornings between breakfast and lunch. End of term + early pregnancy =serious exhaustion. I’ve been in bed between 5 and 6.30pm this […]

Blood. Scary stuff. I am bleeding. I was lying down with the amazing book my mum sent after my walk home from work. I felt fine and went to the toilet… Blood. Red, new blood. I wiped and there was more. I looked at my watch and saw it was around 6pm. My mind was […]

I get a little confused about the passing of time, because as soon as you’ve hit a number of weeks, you are in the new one. If I know that I’ll hit 12 weeks on tues July 3rd, then counting back, I am 9 weeks but I’m in week 10. So, this tues (the 9 […]