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How to Survive Morning Sickness When you have Young Kids…

I always knew I wanted three kids. But knowing that pregnancy for me, comes with a good four months of morning sickness it was more about building up to survive that than it was about being ready for a third child. I knew it wasn’t going to…

My Conception Story #2. So different second time round...

Opening up about conceiving is a big deal for women. I completely understand why the natural tendency is to keep it all to yourself. However, after going through two very different experiences trying to conceive my two children, I can now…

Epidural vs No Epidural. My two very different Labours...

From conception, to pregnancy, to labour, to giving birth, these are all very personal and individual experiences. One of the big questions many women ponder during pregnancy is whether “to have an epidural or not?” In today’s post, I’m…
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My Conception Story #1 - The plan versus the reality

It’s crazy to think that so many women are afraid to open up about how hard conceiving a baby can be. I know, I was! As I sit here today about to share my first conception story with you, I’m still slightly nervous about revealing such a…

Preparing your dog for your new baby

The wild hormones, the sleepless nights, the aching private bits, the scream of a new born baby… nothing can really prepare you for becoming a first-time parent. Bringing your baby home is daunting on its own, let alone trying to prepare your…
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How to tell your dog you’re pregnant…

It doesn’t usually happen, but I got sucked in. I bought a book called “how to tell your dog you’re pregnant.” Turns out they already know. In fact, after a bit of research I found some interesting facts about a dog’s early…