Trying to conceive…. my new obsession

So after a very premature birth, an ectopic pregnancy and a chemical pregnancy, I am still trying to conceive baby number 2. Actually I should re-phrase that, I’m actually pretty good at getting pregnant but absolutely shit at staying pregnant. Out of 3 pregnancy’s the longest I have managed is 25 weeks… I have been… Continue reading Trying to conceive…. my new obsession

Chemical Pregnancy….WTF?!

So my ‘third time lucky’ wasnt mean to be. I enjoyed it for about 6 whole days then my period came 3 days late….. I had read about Chemical Pregnancy as I’m a google-aholic and research anything and everything way too much so knew what it was as soon as the line started to look… Continue reading Chemical Pregnancy….WTF?!

On the eve of the end of November, prematurity awareness month, this is what it means to me

It means highlighting the statistics of premature birth, 15 millions babies worldwide born too soon. That’s 1 in 10. It means highlighting the political issues, when your baby is born premature, it means your maternity/paternity leave starts straight away. My first 4 months of mat leave was spent staring at my baby in an incubator… Continue reading On the eve of the end of November, prematurity awareness month, this is what it means to me