This week, I learned that: bending down can earn you a short, sharp kick to the ribs (ouch!) third trimester tiredness will kick in anyway, despite you taking iron supplements baking macarons is challenging but as much fun as I hoped it would be the decision to stop work three weeks before the due date was a good one after all!
Even the best sleepers can have their off nights… …and these are exhausting to the previously lucky parents who are used to a good sleeper. Heartburn can strike even when you’ve not been eating. That 33 weeks into a second pregnancy is a good time to stop training at the gym and switch to training only at home. That, according to my midwife, I should have written my birth plan by now and that, according to Baby Centre, I should be packing my hospital bagRead More
Toddler tantrums are really quite exhausting… …but that ignoring them (if you can!) might just work Carrying Little O for any length of time longer than 30 seconds is both tiring and painful Scrubbing your nipples while still pregnant is not recommended. I hasten to add that this is not something that I tried this week but a useful tip from Baby Centre. It is not really something that ever crossed my mind to do. Rain showers, a toddler and an infrequent tram service areRead More