• Pain relief in labour

    Ok so with my sweep in less than a week and also a possible induction, I am not ashamed to admit I am freaking out. I am not very good with examinations and am praying like mad that this baby decides to make an early appearance before the midwifes start interfering with me……as I know

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  • Week 37 ~ Pregnancy Update

    I am now officially full term alhamdulillah! Scary stuff!! The 9 months, even with the gestational diabetes have flown by. I had my final appointments at the diabetic clinic last week. My consultant was on holiday so someone was covering – so I didn’t think I would get the answers I wanted.  However, the consultant

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  • Week 35 ~ Pregnancy Update

    So today I am 35 weeks alhamdulillah and am sitting here thinking where has the time gone???? I only have 5 weeks left till my due date! Scary stuff. So the week before last I went to see my community midwife. She has decided that because I am now being seen by the hospital every

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  • Week 32 ~ Pregnancy Update

    32 weeks tomorrow alhamdulillah. I’m going to have a baby soon!! Washed all of the baby’s clothes I already have purchased, ready for the hospital bag and it has made it seem that little bit more real. Sleepless nights will soon be here!! I went to the diabetic clinic on Thursday and alhamdulillah all is

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  • Week 31 ~ Pregnancy Update

    31 weeks alhamdulillah!! The weeks have flown by! I keep being told that there is not long to go now and it will continue to fly by. But I remember in my first pregnancy the final weeks dragged!! I have now left work. I am on annual leave until the end of July and maternity

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  • Week 29 ~ Pregnancy Update

    SubhanAllah cannot believe I am in the third and final trimester. The countdown begins now. I have only 2 weeks left at work, as stated before I have decided to take my maternity leave early so that I can spend the summer holidays with munckin and decorate the house and shop in peace. Although I

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