Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 38 Weeks

Less than two weeks to go! Not a lot has happened this last fortnight! I started maternity leave last week and I’ve been trying to catch up with things and put my feet up a bit more too. I started out with a couple of days doing lots but my ankles and hands were swelling…

Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 36 Weeks

I’ve been trying to write this post for 2 weeks but the tiredness and having the cold and trying to get finished up at work has taken over! Not a great picture this time (and that mirror needs a clean) but I’m getting BIG! I’ve put on a total of two and a half stone…

Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 32 Weeks

We’re down to single figures, only 8 weeks to go! That is actually really scary! It’s been a busy 3 weeks! After my last midwife appointment I was given iron tablets as I’m anaemic and I had a flu jab. Ouch! But that’s the only semi-bad bits! We got some lovely hand-knitted cardigans from a…

Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 29 Weeks

Third trimester here we go! And don’t I know it! We had a midwife appointment this week and I was given a combination injection which covers whooping cough, diphtheria, tetanus and polio. I haven’t had an injection since school and I forgot how sore it is! I’m booked in for my flu jab next week…

Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 27 Weeks

Here we are in week 27! Only 13 more to go! I didn’t really notice a difference in my size from individual photos but then I see this comparison: I’ve gone up a size in work trousers and will have to invest in some longer vests as they keep riding up! We saw the midwife…

Pregnancy Update – Baby Bird Guest Post With Allan!

I thought it would be a nice idea to let Allan write a guest post about his experiences of the pregnancy so far. I’ll let you decide if it was a good idea or not..! So, Karen asked me to write on her blog to give you all an insight into my perspective of our…

Pregnancy Update: Baby Bird At 15 Weeks

A couple of weeks ago I announced that Allan and I are going to have a baby. I’ve found that reading blogs with maternity timelines is really helpful and gives me a rough idea what to expect along the way so I thought I’d do one of my own! So this is me and Apple!…