Tag Archives: 2015

Twenty-Five Week Midwife Appointment and Blood Pressure Drama

Last Friday I had my twenty five¬†week midwife appointment. It’s nice that since changing hospitals, I don’t dread midwife appointments any more and I actually look forward to them. It does make the world of difference.

Posted in baby girl, eden, high blood pressure, hypertension, lgbt, pregnancy, second trimester, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

24 Weeks and Viability

Friday 4th of September was a very exciting day for this little family of mine. It was the day that we finally reached twenty-four weeks pregnant and medical viability.

Posted in 2015, 24 weeks, baby girl, viability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Bad Maternity Experiences and the Journey to Changing Hospitals… (Part Two)

At the end of my last post Bad Maternity Experiences and the Journey to Changing Hospitals (Part One) I mentioned that we were looking into changing hospitals due to the experiences at the one closest to our house. Both hospitals … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, first baby, hospital, lesbian, mother, NHS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Bad Maternity Experiences and the Journey to Changing Hospitals… (Part One)

When it came to choosing a hospital for our maternity care, we thought it was an obvious choice. We went for the one closest to our house, knowing that when the time came to have this baby, the hospital was … Continue reading

Posted in assistance, healthcare, hospital, inclusivity, pregnancy, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Getting The Nursery Ready

Yeah, I know, we’ve maybe peaked a little early on this one!

Posted in 21 weeks pregnant, baby Eden, baby girl, Nursery, pink, team pink | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Stupid Things People Say…

Since being pregnant I’ve noticed a few things about those around me and things that people say. Some of it is utterly ridiculous and I really don’t know why people feel the need to say these things.

Posted in advice, pregnancy, second trimester, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Are We Irresponsible?

A couple of days ago I read this article in the Telegraph about internet sperm donation. It wasn’t the usual sensationalized nonsense that you find in some tabloids, but it certainly did have the old “using a known donor is … Continue reading

Posted in baby girl, clinics, facebook, pregnant, sperm donors, stis, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Eighteen Weeks!

Today we are eighteen weeks pregnant.

Posted in baby, baby girl, lgbt, pregnant, second trimester, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Disbelief… (17+2)

I have to say, I’m still finding it hard to believe that we are here.

Posted in 2015, baby girl, pregnancy after loss, two mums | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Twelve Week Scan! We Made It!

Yesterday was our twelve week scan. Officially we were 12+4, but here they like to do it between 11+3 and 14+3, so we were right in the middle. I have to say that, even though we had seen Chip twice … Continue reading

Posted in Chip, christmas baby, pregnancy, pregnant, Scan, twelve weeks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments