Waiting for baby: 39 weeks pregnant and counting

Waiting for baby: 39 weeks pregnant and counting

As I am writing this, I am officially 39 weeks and 5 days pregnant. So with just a few days until the due date to go, it’s a matter of waiting for something to happen. Anything to happen.

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How to stay active when heavily pregnant

How to stay active when heavily pregnant

If you’re also now heading into or already in the last few weeks of your pregnancy you’re probably wondering how to stay active when heavily pregnant. Your health providers will constantly be reminding you that continuing with gentle exercise throughout…

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Keeping busy on maternity leave

Keeping busy on maternity leave

The time has finally come to sit back, relax and wait for the baby to arrive. Maternity leave. For years, friends, family and colleagues of mine have been going off to have their babies, but now it’s time for me,…

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Antenatal NCT classes: Part 2 Breastfeeding

Antenatal NCT classes: Part 2 Breastfeeding

Well if I thought the first few NCT classes contained a lot of (sometimes graphic) information, was I in for a shock when it came to the subject of breastfeeding! 

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Antenatal NCT classes: Part 1

Antenatal NCT classes: Part 1

Having booked in 5 months ago, the time finally came for us to start our antenatal NCT classes. In April, when I filled out the online form to join the group, I couldn’t imagine that this time would ever come, but hurrah, at…

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