Lennart Nilsson is a leading medical photographer who started his career as a photojournalist. In 1953 he published his first photographs of a human embryo. His website shows some pictures from his 1965 book A Child Is Born. I think the pictures are just stunning and offer a fascinating glimpse into the world inside the womb.
Well, it seems that little gyermek will not be so little after all given the size of my belly now, only in week 22. Some of this may be down to bloating but I feel huge! Even though Husband definitely does not want to know if gyermek is boy or girl and I don’t really, I am still open to predictions, interpretations and pure speculation. So, what do you think? Boy or girl? (My work colleague who claims a 90% success rate with predicting theRead More
I’m listening to drilling and roadworks outside the window I’m buying trousers for gyermek, since I forgot to pick any up when I was in London, and a new coat for me to grow into! I’m excited about heading out in about an hour to look at prams I’m spending time trying to fill the time – these “mellandagar” between Christmas and New Year are just so quiet I’m eating a scone from Espresso House I’m drinking not enough water I’m reading “Att Föda” byRead More
Off to visit Husband’s family for Christmas, first stopping for a few days at a spa hotel (bliss!), so I wish you all a very Merry Christmas! English Mamma
So this is my little belly in week 20. Strangely enough, I’ve had varying comments on it – everything from “There’s barely anything there!” to “My god, if you’re that size now, what will you be full term?!”
It was probably far too early to be buying baby items (in week 18/19) but the offer of a trip to London came up and who can say no to a shopping weekend in London? I just have not been impressed by the selection of baby and maternity clothes available here in Sweden (with the exception of Polarn O. Pyret, which unfortunately fails on price). London, on the other hand, surpassed all my expectations between the £20 black skinny leg maternity jeans from Mothercare and theRead More