Checking In: Bump, House & Life Updates

Checking In: Bump, House & Life Updates

At the end of my last bumper pregnancy/life update I was nearing the end of the second trimester, waiting for our shipping to arrive, my bump to ‘pop’ and slowly getting a few bits in…

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My Maternity Wear Must-Haves

My Maternity Wear Must-Haves

To be honest, as a curvy lady who favours a looser fit I didn’t have to invest in many maternity clothes until I entered my third trimester. Even now as I approach the end of…

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2nd Trimester Pregnancy Diary: Scans, Flights & A Move Overseas

2nd Trimester Pregnancy Diary: Scans, Flights & A Move Overseas

I wrote a flurry of posts announcing our pregnancy around week 14 and then have been fairly silent on the topic since. While I dragged myself through the first trimester, puking and whinging, the second trimester…

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Babymoon Bliss at San Antonio Resort, Corfu, Greece

Babymoon Bliss at San Antonio Resort, Corfu, Greece

Do you know what a babymoon is? A funeral to holidays as you know them! At least that’s what the dastardly people (read: knowledgeable parents) of the internet made me feel. Every time I posted…

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Simple Tips For Planning A Babymoon

Simple Tips For Planning A Babymoon

For those unacquainted with the term, a babymoon is the last romantic child-free holiday a couple take before becoming parents – at least that’s my interpretation! As someone who travels A LOT and is slowly…

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Flying While Pregnant – Surviving Travel In The First Trimester

Flying While Pregnant – Surviving Travel In The First Trimester

I’ve taken 12 flights in the first 16 weeks of this pregnancy and some were much more challenging than others. Flying during the first trimester is generally not recommended because it’s not a pleasant thing…

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Morning Sickness: Can We Get Real About How Bad It Can Be?

Morning Sickness: Can We Get Real About How Bad It Can Be?

No one told me it would be like this. Or maybe they did but I didn’t listen. Maybe I was too hopeful it wouldn’t happen to me. Or maybe not enough women share how it…

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Baby On Board!

Baby On Board!

I’ve drafted this post a million times over in my head but have been too fearful to commit it to type until now. But like the band aids I imagine I’ll become most familiar with…

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Pregnancy Diary: Taking A Test and Checking It Thrice

Pregnancy Diary: Taking A Test and Checking It Thrice

I’m 33 years old and until earlier this year had never taken a pregnancy test – let’s just say these last few months have been filled with many firsts. We’d been trying/hoping for a baby…

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