Do I really need to enjoy my pregnancy?

You often hear about pregnancy being an amazing experience, one we should treasure and enjoy with every ounce of our being. Creating life is a gift and we should enjoy it all the more if we are able to conceive without issues. But realistically, if you experience pregnancy like me, especially in the first trimester…Continue reading “Do I really need to enjoy my pregnancy?”

Early pregnancy scan and hemorrhage….

So, today I went to my EPU (early pregnancy unit) for a viability scan. My doctor, who has been a gem! Sorted out an appointment after realising I had conceived after a failed prevention (MAP) My husband managed to attend too, so that grounded me and put me at ease as I wasn’t quite sureContinue reading “Early pregnancy scan and hemorrhage….”

I took the Ella One Morning After Pill & still got pregnant…

What’s the saying? The only two thing’s guaranteed in life are Death & Taxes? Well, the older I am getting, the more I am starting to realise this truth. No matter how much I plan and try to navigate my way through this crazy journey called life, there are always going to be unexpected curveContinue reading “I took the Ella One Morning After Pill & still got pregnant…”

Mini victory, but not quite out the waters just yet…

It’s not every night I receive an email that fills me with dread! Usually most email’s I receive are off a stranger from Zimbabwe with poor English grammar telling me my long lost uncle Silas has left me his inheritance and all I have to do is send over my bank details to enjoy hisContinue reading “Mini victory, but not quite out the waters just yet…”

Clear blue digital with week predictor-unpacked!

Since my very first viable pregnancy (my first pregnancy ended in miscarriage) I’ve been addicted to taking pregnancy tests. Along the way I’ve picked up a few favourites that, for me at least, have always been accurate and trustworthy. But my FAVOURITE by far is the ‘ ClearBlue Digital test with weeks indicator ‘ IContinue reading “Clear blue digital with week predictor-unpacked!”

Tis the season to be SPOOKED!

It’s been 3 days since I found out I am expecting again! 3 days of mentally preparing myself for the next few months to come. The thought of having to take prenatal tablets again is already triggering my gag reflex, why do they have to make them so big?? Do they not realise even theContinue reading “Tis the season to be SPOOKED!”


Complete, i told myself. God had blessed me with a Boy & Girl and i swore to myself i’d never have another. 18 months of my life i’d allowed and very much wanted my body to be hijacked by these loved and cherished energy vampires…i mean babies. But, pregnancy is a tough road and MotherhoodContinue reading “Unexpected…”