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35 & 36 weeks: packing ‘that’ bag and getting prepared

So now I’m on maternity leave, things are getting scarily real. There’s actually a baby on the way pretty soon! In between daytime TV property makeover shows and ill-advisedly watching old episodes of One Born, I’ve started ‘getting organised’ as best I can – and job one was packing the hospital bag (or bags as… Continue reading 35 & 36 weeks: packing ‘that’ bag and getting prepared

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#welovebeebies top 5: gifts for new baby

As a Beebies Baby Store brand ambassador and soon to be mum of baby boy number two, I’ve been busy trawling the Beebies website for all sorts of essentials for the new arrival. I’ve picked out some of my favourite products to give you some inspiration – starting with a Top 5 Gifts for New… Continue reading #welovebeebies top 5: gifts for new baby

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29 weeks: the joys of being the sober one

This week’s Baby size as fruit or vegetable: Butternut squash Pregnancy symptom of the week: Really wanting a lie in! This week’s update is not a long one – primarily because in comparison to last week’s growth scan excitement, not much has happened. Sleep is still disturbed as I toss and turn uncomfortably, and I’m… Continue reading 29 weeks: the joys of being the sober one

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27 weeks: best laid birth plans

This week’s Baby size as fruit or vegetable: Cauliflower Pregnancy symptom of the week: Random nosebleeds! Aside from my nose randomly erupting at various points over the last few days (I’ve had three unprovoked nosebleeds now), I’ve had an uneventful pregnancy week. Bump continues to grow and wriggle and I continue to heave myself around,… Continue reading 27 weeks: best laid birth plans