My pregnancy overhshare part three: (the long read) the birth

I'm aware I've skipped the third trimester part of my pregnancy overshare. I'll do it eventually but here is a synopsis until then: Heartburn, heartburn, insomnia, piles, horny, fed up. But with a couple of friends due to give birth soon I thought I'd write this before their babies come sliding out (because it is … Continue reading My pregnancy overhshare part three: (the long read) the birth

My pregnancy overhshare part three: the second trimester

The middle bit. The easy bit. The no symptoms bit. The bit where you feel so fine you can forget you are pregnant! Fucking liars. Oh my word, every bit of pregnancy sucks. The nausea wears off but for me the headaches and back ache hit in full force around week 15. I did have … Continue reading My pregnancy overhshare part three: the second trimester

My pregnancy overshare part two: first trimester

The pink line: A week after ovulation I was fairly sure I was pregnant, my boobs felt bigger and tender, my nipples felt weird. I waited a few days and took an early pregnancy test two days before my period was due. It was my first wee (so the hormones are more concentrated) on the … Continue reading My pregnancy overshare part two: first trimester