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That thing called “Blog Admin”…


Yes, okay I admit it. When I first began blogging, I was naive enough to think I would write a post, upload it, and that was that. Oh so so naive of me! I did not realise then that blogging also consisted of the techy stuff. That *stuff* they call html or coding or php and all sorts!

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I’ve earned my Tiger Stripes!


Stretch Marks. Every pregnant woman dreads them. As soon as you  see a bulging tummy, your first reaction is to lather on all the stretch mark creams you can find. Women will read hundreds of reviews and spend far too much money on creams that claim to erase  or avoid the appearance of stretchmarks. But let’s face it: Those buggers aren’t…

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The Third Trimester…


The start of third trimester meant preparations, preparations and preparations! This included shopping for baby things (my husband went overboard and bought 2 baby leather jackets for ages 1 and 2!!!), getting the hospital bag ready, the baby cot from Ikea constructed in our room and reading up on lots and lots of labour stories. Oh and also watching endless…

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The Second Trimester…


The next couple of months were simply the best. I had a lovely neat bump which I adored and I was still at that stage where I could do things with reasonable comfort. Que the date nights with Hubby! It was our chance to bond and enjoy a baby free life before our bundle of joy arrived, and I am…

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My First Trimester…


The gestation period. What a wonder! Like the majority, I was absolutely dreading the side effects that came along with growing a little human, including all the pains and aches. However, I was thankfully blessed with a normal and considerably easy pregnancy! I truly could not have asked for a better 9 months, and I know I am one of…

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My BFP (Big Fat Positive)


Me and my husband weren’t actively trying. Well, we had kind of left it to the Almighty to bless us with a baby when He thought it would be the right time. Because lets be real, when is it EVER the right time? When do you finally think you are ready? I know many people will be shouting out various…

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