The 39th week

How far along? 40 weeks today! Total weight gain? Don’t know Maternity clothes? Yep, living in around 3 or 4 outfits now Stretch marks? D this week described my tummy as like a strawberry cornetto. I actually thought that was the nicest description I’d heard! Sleep? Often struggling to sleep until the early hours – … More The 39th week

The 38th week

How far along? 39 weeks tomorrow. Total weight gain? Don’t know Maternity clothes? Still loving my new coat, getting fewer and fewer comfy outfits. Stretch marks? I’m a tiger! Sleep? My body clock has altered and I am now pretty much on LA time. Which is great for catching up with my good friend who … More The 38th week

Hospital Bag

I’ve been meaning to pack my hospital bag for weeks now. I’d made a list from lists I’ve seen online and started buying things I needed and getting things together, but hadn’t actually managed to sit down and put it all in a bag ready. I’m not sure what was stopping me, really. Denial, possibly? … More Hospital Bag

My Baby Shower!

My wonderful friends threw me a baby shower last week. It was perfect – chilled out but fun, a reason to hang out with friends and family, but without being too overwhelmed. They all spoilt me too! All I was told was a place and a time and not too much else! I had said … More My Baby Shower!

The 36th week

How far along? 37 weeks today – full term! Total weight gain? don’t know Maternity clothes? Getting low on clothes which fit well and are comfy. Have had to switch to larger size leggings I got second hand which are a bit baggy, but not worth buying new ones now! Stretch marks? Yup, I’ve earned … More The 36th week

The 35th week

How far along? 36 weeks yesterday Total weight gain? don’t know Maternity clothes? Some of the few dresses which still fit actually aren’t maternity dresses I realised the other day! My work clothes are though. Stretch marks? Yup, I’ve earned my stripes. 🙂 Sleep? Up and down. Looking forward to finishing work this week and … More The 35th week