Baby · Pregnancy

Sebastian’s Birth Story 

Here I am, the morning of my induction, at 41 + 3 weeks. It’s not the best photo but it was taken before 7am, so, you know….. I wrote this post about preparing for an induction the night before. I didn’t get a huge amount of sleep, but that’s to be expected when you’re full… Continue reading Sebastian’s Birth Story 


The End Is Nigh 

If you’re reading this, it means I’ve probably been kidnapped by Indonesian pirates. Or I’m in labour. That’s more likely, now that I think about it. I’m 41 + 3 tomorrow (42 weeks going by the due date I was using!) and heading to the hospital at 7am for an induction. I’ve had two natural… Continue reading The End Is Nigh 


Packing Your Hospital Bag

I’ve read sooo many hospital bag packing lists over the years. It’s something of an obsession with me when I’m pregnant. There are some excellent services available where you can order pre-packed hospital bags online, which is genius really, but I’m such a systematic fiend that I have to pack my own. After giving birth last… Continue reading Packing Your Hospital Bag