Tag: Bump shot

Pregnancy Diary #2: 38 WEEKS- The Waiting Game

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.

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Pregnancy Diary #2: 34 WEEKS- Pregnancy vitamins and supplements

34 weeks and things are getting crampier and tighter. Surprisingly though my energy levels have improved a lot, probably due to the fact that my folic acid dose has been increased to 5 mg. I have thalassaemia (in super layman terms, my red blood cells are small and flat) so the doctor suggested a mega

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Pregnancy Diary #2: 30 WEEKS- It’s getting hot in here

It’s a hot summer in Melbourne and I feel like I’m dying, especially with a toddler who gets restless at home. On the plus side, I’ve started getting offered seats on public transport. I also had to do my glucose tolerance test with the toddler in tow. I brought a ridiculous amount of bribes to

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Pregnancy Diary #2: 18 WEEKS- Settling into Pregnancy

Okay, totally guilty of skipping a 17 weeks update. I have a feeling there will be more skipping to come (apologies in advance)! Here is the 18 weeks bump with the fur kid. In a loose shirt I can definitely still get away with not looking pregnant. Not that people will offer me a seat on public transport even

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