I never thought I would be writing this post but here we are: 41 weeks pregnant and counting. It’s been two weeks since I have started maternity leave and it only means good things: I…

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Week 34 My midwife had some exciting news for me this week. After pressing down on my pelvic floor as though intent on breaking my bones, she confirmed that baby’s head has already engaged. Doesn’t sound like an exciting…

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If you have been following my blog and/or IG, you know my current state of affairs pretty darn well. I am a tired, sleep deprived, has-been engineer mum on maternity leave. I have postpartum flab…

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Once upon a time, I used to love tucking a printed shirt into my favourite Topshop jeans. I could be seen straddling a cup of steaming Costa at Southampton Central, dashing to catch my train…

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Week 30 Since hitting the 30 week mark, I feel a massive dip in my energy levels. Everything seems to be a challenge: waking up, commuting to work, doing work, cooking, even sleeping. Especially sleeping.…

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