It’s been two weeks since my second daughter Miss E popped out. The postpartum cramps and aches the second time around really took me by surprise. Even my feet hurt to walk. No wonder the Chinese believe you have to do the whole confinement thing lest your body falls apart- it sometimes kind of felt
Month: February 2016
My life is now dictated by these tiny little overlords When I had my first daughter, I was a wreck. She didn’t sleep well, I couldn’t put her down, she fed around the clock, I had terrible breast engorgement and enough milk to feed triplets (not even joking), and she was grizzly all the time.
My First Experience: Miss A (39 weeks 5 days) When I had my first daughter, it was pretty hard to recount the birth in detail for this blog. My hypnobirthing instructor asked about my experience and I told her about it in an email, then decided to just post what I wrote to her so I didn’t
Earlier this week, Miss E came into the world. 38 weeks and 4 days. 3.58 kg, 51 cm. Everything perfect.
My half packed bags – I have a list on the wall behind it with the things I need to chuck in at the last minute e.g. phone, wallet etc When I had my first child, I brought a lot of things to hospital that I did not end up using. This time, this is
Miss E’s head is engaged and I feel like my bump looks a lot lower. Braxton Hicks contractions are getting more frequent and intense and it’s getting harder and harder to sleep at night. The carpal tunnel in my right hand is also getting worse and I’m starting to lose a little bit of function in the morning.
Last year we took Miss A to Inflatable World at Oakleigh. It was very crowded and noisy and she really didn’t handle the chaos very well at 2+ years of age. This year we headed to a different direction and took her to Inflatable World at Maribyrnong. Prices have increased slightly as of 2016. At this
It’s February! Miss A is turning 3 this month and Miss E is due to make her grand appearance sometime this month too (well, at least I hope so because if we go into March she will be overdue). It will be interesting to see how close their birthdays will be! Miss E has been good with