Category Archives: pregnancy

Too tired!

I have come to the conclusion that I’m just too exhausted at the moment – too exhausted to sew, to knit much and even to blog! My pre-labour has continued for the last week and I’m giving up trying to … Continue reading

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Sewing and contractions don’t mix

It seems my body is following the path it took for Elena’s labour and delivery – endless false labour before the real thing kicks off. And so I have been dealing with irregular contractions since yesterday afternoon. It’s tantalising. I’d … Continue reading

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Baby preparations

Well, I now consider baby preparations almost complete! Alex went through our storage unit and dug out our box of newborn clothes which have now been washed. A row of tiny clothes drying in the sun – what could be … Continue reading

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Baby brain

I know there are countless studies which prove baby brain doesn’t exist but I beg to differ. I tender my last entry as Exhibit One. Notice anything sad about my rabbit? It has no limbs! I have no idea about … Continue reading

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Corned beef

One of the distinct annoyances of pregnancy is the complete ban on the consumption of cured meats (in Australia, anyway). Sigh. How I miss ham and salami! If I end up in the post-natal ward after the birth of this … Continue reading

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