We’re Pregnant!

We’re Pregnant!

Photo: scan at 10 weeks

I haven’t blogged in so long! I didn’t mean to be away for such a long time, but as you can see by the title, we are pregnant! I’ve been battling morning sickness with a risk of a miscarriage with this second pregnancy and therefore, I decided to stay away until we were sure we’ve made it pass the first trimester! I’ve had a few people contacting me asking if I’m okay and that’s so sweet! It’s great to know people do read your posts and take an interest! Continue reading “We’re Pregnant!”

What You Need To Know Before Trying To Conceive

What You Need To Know Before Trying To Conceive

My hubby and I have been talking a lot lately about when we should try for baby number 2. Of course, I would love to give Madeleine a sibling but there’s just a small part of me thinking, “I’ve just got my life back!” Haha, I definitely will be doing it all again in the near future, but I currently enjoy being back at work and juggling everything. Continue reading “What You Need To Know Before Trying To Conceive”

My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?

My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?

Photo: Victoria Kegg at Blue Daisy Art

Disclaimer: My birth story is my own. My views and recovery are my own. My choice of whether to epidural or not was my own and this was discussed with my doctors and nurses.

I am very lucky that I had an amazing birth and recovery that has not scarred me from having subsequent babies. Looking back, I don’t even remember giving birth because the pain was pretty much over within a day or two. Yes, I was that lucky! Having said that, I still find birth scary and overwhelming. I spent the majority of my pregnancy obsessing over every little detail about birth! One topic in particular, Epidurals: to Epidural or Not? Continue reading “My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?”