Month: November 2016

Please…stop.

So now everyone knows about the baby, conversation with people who are already parents seems to mostly be turning to giving birth and how horrific it is, basically. Which is awesome. Not. The general consensus seems to be that women turn into some devil-like creature with…

Bye bye ab!

I’m 36 (nearly 40 as my old dear keeps reminding me – thanks mum), and I would say it’s taken a good 30 of those years for me to really feel comfortable in my skin. It’s true that as you get older you come to accept…

The big announcement!

We decided to announce our pregnancy to the world today through, yep, you guessed it, Facebook. The world, and my phone went fucking crackers in the most beautifully humbling way. So many people sent us messages and good wishes and I’m absolutely blown away, to the point…

Party time!

So since our scare a couple of weeks ago, I know we’ve both been waiting for today – our proper dating scan. I have to admit to being filled with nerves about it, but they were short-lived as up popped the tiny human, bold as brass.…

A feeling like no other

So today, Eamo and I found ourselves at the Early Pregnancy Assessment Clinic at 0745. Last night I started bleeding and it’s difficult to explain the sense and scale of the gut-wrenching sick feeling I felt when I saw it. Needless to say neither of us…