A very pregnant Christmas

Christmas this year was a busy time. Lots of things going on, dinner dates, pantos and rendezvous with family members. It was all made a little more busier a couple of days before, as luck would have it, when a van ran into the back of my car as i was about to pull out […]

The good, the bad and the festive

Christmas is by far my favourite time of year, I love December, I love the buzz in the air, the feeling of anticipation people have, The shops, the thought that someone loves you enough to keep you a wee surprise for Christmas morning. I usually love checking the mountain forecast on the Scottish ski resorts […]

16 week scan arrives

On the 12th of December 2012 at 12 o’clock we had our 16 week scan booked in. This scan according to the experts would put me on an even par with any other pregnancy. This was D day. The usual nightmarish dreams preceded the morning of the scan, these dreams I now accepted as part […]

Pregnancy glow……. My a*%

Some people are kind and lie to your face, aw look at you, you’re glowing. Unless you count the big red bleesha beacon on my chin as an attractive feature then no, I’m not glowing. Spots apparently are a part of being pregnant. But like everything, only some people are hindered by this ever so […]

Daddy turns 30…… And more drama

The weekend after we told everyone we were expecting I had a surprise birthday party planned for Andrew. I’d been planning it for months, long before I knew I was pregnant, long before we went on holiday to Greece in the summer. Like a squirrel plans and stores for hibernation I had secretly stocked up […]