Migraines after giving birth: What can help

Well it’s been a fun few months since Arthur has arrived and in the first 5 weeks inbetween feeding on demand, interrupted sleep and bad posture I managed to squeeze in five migraines. One a week, on schedule renewing me less than useless. Migraines are awful. I’m talking about the full blown, vision blurring, speech slurring, motion…

Pregnancy: are you public property?

Them: How far are you? Me: 24 weeks Them: Aren’t you big. Are you sure it’s not twins *awkward laugh * Me: No. *straight face* Cue tumble weed. (I’m always up for an awkward silence if it’s required 🧐) Is anybody else fed up of having this said to them or hearing from pregnant women…

Talking about…. a baby!

I actually can’t believe that I am writing this blog post. But. I AM PREGNANT! I cannot believe it. It’s been months of keeping the fact we were trying for a baby quiet then as soon as we open up and start talking it happens. I cannot see this as a coincidence. I genuinely believe…

Feeling pregnant?

After 2 years of no contraception and over 4 months now since trying properly- I feel different today. I feel pregnant. But is it that my brain wants a baby so much that I have convinced myself? I feel tired, nauseous and I can’t sleep! It’s 3 days before I can test but I might…

The things no one tells you when you are trying for a baby: Is it really the fun part or a labour of love?

Before children you are solely responsible for yourself. It’s just you yourself and well… sleep. What happens next is your own story to tell, but mine included Mike and his dreamy eyes, and what felt like a biological urgency to pro create before I was ‘too old’. ‘Too old’ in a concept lost on me…