Pregnancy Diary: Week 20 – It’s a…. 

                           ….BOY!  We had our long awaited 20 week scan yesterday morning and the nerves got the better of me. I was really stressed beforehand, convinced for some reason that something would be wrong. In order to encourage the baby to move, I drank a fizzy orange drink and had a bar of chocolate, which actually meant the...

Pregnancy Diary: Week 16 

So I planned to write this blog post yesterday afternoon, following my midday midwife appointment. In the end, my first midwife had been triple booked so I eventually saw a different midwife at 6pm.  The appointment at 16 weeks is generally just a checkup and a chance to listen to the baby’s heartbeat. I’ve been a bit worried as I can’t really feel any movements yet, and as its my...

May Plans 

So it’s May, which means it’s also my birthday tomorrow, eek! Can’t really believe we are already nearing half way through 2016 but then time passing quickly is always a good thing when you’re pregnant as that can really drag! I don’t have a lot of plans for this month, mainly as we are still manically saving for the wedding and every spare penny is going towards that, but we...