Cuddles to Go

cuddles to go

Originally posted on October 29th 2017 Any inventory for expectant parents will include a pram or pushchair…. unless you’re a Wheelie Momma, in which case another set of wheels to negotiate is the last thing you need! Even less so for my other half who already has arms like Popeye from pushing my growing mass […]

10 Things The Antenatal Classes Should Tell You

10 Things The Antenatal Classes Should Tell You

Originally posted on December 13th 2016 1. Morning sickness is not restricted just to morning time. It’s morning, noon, afternoon, and night. 2. Pregnancy is NOT glamorous. There’s nothing “glamorous” about swollen ankles, swollen feet, crushing heartburn, hemorrhoids, constipation and a bladder the size of a peanut. 3. Petite clothes are fine. Maternity clothes are […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: Spectra S1 electric pump

Spectra S1 electric pump

Originally posted on November 26th 2016 As you will know from my last post, from the very early days I have been expressing milk for when Starfish and I wanted to go out. Over the last 12 weeks or so I have tried a number of different pumps, both manual and electric, with varying degrees […]

Storm in a D Cup

Storm in a D Cup

Originally posted on November 12th 2016 So here we are… a big topic! Something so important it deserves a post of its own. Feeding Starfish. More specifically, breastfeeding him. While I was pregnant I discussed breastfeeding with family and friends as well as at my antenatal visits. My initial thoughts on breastfeeding were purely on […]