I started writing this, wondering if my guilt trip was justified. After all, I am really only buying the more expensive Profutura formula because I am worried that the cheaper one doesn’t have all the nutrients that this new fangled scientific formula does. Does it have more goodness? Would I be denying my 10 week… Continue reading Aptamil First Infant and Aptamil Pro Futura formulas: Is there really a difference?
I am writing this piece feeling blessed that I have reached full term and cannot find a stretch mark on my tummy. I am also feeling relieved that I am no longer being sick, feeling nauseous or suffering from the horrific heartburn I have experienced for so long. Three weeks ago I was admitted to… Continue reading Full Term: What stretch marks?
I have been really struggling to muster up any energy or motivation to write up this most recent blog post. In fact it has taken me almost 2 months to publish this. The reason for this is that my morning sickness, which vanished at 4 months, has returned with a vengeance. It is worse than… Continue reading 7 months: Return of the morning sickness and clarity of mind
I am four and a half months pregnant at the time of writing and my head is all over the place. Funnily though, regardless of how tired I am, my work routine seems to distract me from any worries and is actually a really welcome and comforting distraction. Does that make sense? Knowing I… Continue reading Mid Term: Am I Supposed to be Superhuman?
So this feeling sick thing as soon as you wake up. I don’t know about any of you guys but I always seem to feel really cold and shivery all the time. (At the time of writing I think I am 10 weeks pregnant.) The last thing I want to do when I get out… Continue reading Hair Care During Pregnancy – The Struggle
It was a Sunday evening. I didn’t feel right. Bloated, queasy and having missed a period I thought, well that will be it, that’s the reason, I am late and just feeling yucky. My fiancé didn’t agree. He said I wasn’t looking well or acting normally. Off he went to the local pharmacy and came… Continue reading Discovering you are pregnant: My biggest WTF? moment so far.