Final Call

Well, the results are in… Drumroll please… I’m officially ex-diabetic! Celebrating in style, After spending one last, long while In that sodding clinic! And it’s not that I didn’t love Burning the hours In front of their daytime TV; But when the BBC offered a Sheriffs repeat … Well, that was the last straw for…

A Tale of Three Tinies

So… We have a new Tiny! A gorgeously pink, living, breathing baby girl… Now safely at home with two very excited siblings. Tinker. Toddler. Tiny. Our new familiar bliss! My little family boxset: complete. No need to say more than this! Except… Well, except I have this blog… And night feeds in full swing; So…

Full Term

Another pregnancy post. I figured as we’ve covered the whirlwind first trimester, the cute and cosy second phase and the hardest-slog-yet third… I may as well round it off here! Because here we are at… 37 weeks! Which means that, while there’s still probably a couple more to go, I am, nevertheless, what is considered full term. Which in…

Gestational Diabetes: 6 Weeks On

So, last time I wrote on this topic, I was freshly diagnosed and finding the whole thing rather overwhelming. Yet, I began writing this new post whilst sat in the hospital waiting room, 2 days after Christmas, 5 weeks on, waiting for an appointment that initially felt a lifetime away. Time really does fly when you’re having fun, hey?! …

The Medical Pregnancy 

A couple of weeks ago, upon rather abruptly arriving at the third trimester, I wrote a blog post in honour of the second. The beautiful, blooming and buzzing second trimester, as I had experienced it. It was an indulgent exercise in nostalgia; capturing the joy and awe that I was feeling once more, at growing…