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And then, she arrived!

Emily Josephine Mendoza, born at 5:58am on 11th August 2019, one week overdue. She measured 60cm and weighed 8lbs 6.5 oz, full head of hair and the most flawless eyelashes you ever saw! I was in active labour for 26 hours, though my contractions started on the Wednesday before, but I had not dilated enough… Continue reading And then, she arrived!

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(Not) Working 9 to 5

So I am now 32 weeks pregnant, I feel like I am the size of a hot air balloon and have the mobility of a drunk snail. I am constantly puffy and groan like an old woman when I try to get out of the chair - not really selling this pregnancy nonsense to anyone… Continue reading (Not) Working 9 to 5

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I am older, but I am not too old!

Heading home from work tonight, I overheard a conversation between a mother and her daughter, who I assume was doing work in a maternity unit somewhere in Glasgow. The daughter was saying how cruel it was for the unborn children. How dare these women in their late 30ā€™s only consider having babies because they wanted… Continue reading I am older, but I am not too old!

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Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2018! Here is hoping it is good to us all! I've been thinking about what I would personally like to achieve in 2018, so here is a list (basically for my own referral and public shaming if I don't manage it) of what I want from 2018: Buy a house/flat Complete a reading… Continue reading Happy New Year!