Tag Archives: pregnancy

You’ll meet your baby on Friday

“I know this is not what you wanted to hear me say, but she has to come out. How’s Friday afternoon for you to meet your baby girl?” Can it really be twelve months since my obstetrician uttered those words? … Continue reading

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Bubba, meet your fuzzy siblings

Not all bubbas are lucky enough to have two divine big puppy dogs to come home to. But then again, she’s not all bubbas! I’ve read extensively about introducing a bubba to the furry family. We’ve had the DVD that … Continue reading

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I spoke too soon

I’m sure it happens to everyone. I wasn’t really that worried about it, but thought I should ask the midwife whether to keep feeding while there are cracks, or to feed only from the other side. I shouldn’t have asked. … Continue reading

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If this is a holiday, shouldn’t there be someone bringing cocktails?

Both my obstetrician and the paediatrician asked if I was enjoying my holiday. Last I checked this was a hospital room. In a hospital. Sans bar. Or even room service. When questioned about it, my obstetrician said that every time … Continue reading

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Is she really all mine?

Could it be possible that she really is all mine? That’s what I think every time I look at her. I can’t believe she’s mine. She’s so incredibly perfect in every way. She’s tiny (2.685kg or 5.9lb), has a mop … Continue reading

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This. Is. It. (even though it may be an odd place to sing our school song?)

Luckily she’s slept for most of the first 24 hours because she’s been with me the whole time (this hospital doesn’t take bubs away to the nursery) and I’ve been sick. Really sick. Apparently morphine and my person don’t mix. We’re … Continue reading

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What a difference a day makes!

38 weeks & 2 days … feeling like I’m ready to pop!               38 weeks & 3 days … hello my little dream come true!!

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