Make, Do & Push!

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Learning to Love My Bump

We held our engagement party on Saturday; despite early hiccups with the venue, the party was a fantastic success and everyone seemed to enjoy themselves! I don’t think I sat down for more than five minutes all night, but am very happy to report that there wasn’t a swollen ankle,  ...

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Fat Ball of Fatness

Today I feel fat. Really round. Like a big fat ball of fatness. I know this is to be expected…I’m seven months pregnant – Bump is due exactly two months today – but I can’t help feel my self-esteem disappear down the plug hole in front of the bathroom mirror of  ...

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Hobbit Babies

I’m off sick today – the cold that is going round has finally caught up with me. I’m not best pleased; my throat feels like it’s full of razor blades, and through a combination of waking up every time I swallowed and waking up on my back, I probably managed about 4 hours  ...

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Zombies

I can’t get no sleep…

Thank you to 90s dance troupe Faithless for inspiring the title of today’s post!  Since entering my third trimester I have found it increasingly more difficult to sleep. It began with 5 days of no sleep…by which point I had turned into a zombie (see below), and decided it  ...

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Pregnancy

Crafting and Cramps

“Are you the Holy, leg-reviving banana I have dreamed of?” Image taken from here Unfortunately, I didn’t get much sleep last night due to some very painful cramping in my left leg. Leg cramps are very common in pregnancy so I didn’t think much of it at the  ...

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