Hospital Bag Packing

Now I’m on maternity leave, I have finally packed my hospital bag. Despite being my second pregnancy, I had absolutely NO memory of what I packed to have Frankie so I’ve followed both the Emma’s Diary and Boots websites for guidance on what to pack! & thought it would be…

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Group B Streptococcus

At 36 weeks pregnant with Frankie I had a routine midwife appointment & I mentioned that I had been experiencing odd coloured discharge, my midwife immediately rung the hospital to chase up a swab I had had a week earlier when I had been admitted to hospital after experiencing reduced…

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My Baby Shower

We celebrated my Baby Shower last weekend & I was totally overwhelmed by the whole day. So many of my friends & family came to celebrate baby Kev with us. A lot of people think Baby Showers are ‘American’ and ‘OTT’ but I love nothing more than a good excuse…

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Frankie’s Big Brother Bag

One bit of advice I’ve received from other Mums is to have a gift from baby for Frankie & I’ve been buying little bits here and there to put into a gift bag which I’ll take in my hospital bag for Frankie to have when he visits me and baby…

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Pregnancy Update – 35 Weeks

Wow, it’s gone so so fast! Today 1st May marks my last day at work of maternity leave & also one month exactly until Baby’s due date 1st June! I am so ready to give up work, commuting on the trains into London has knackered me no end, I can’t…

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