Christmas is definitely my favourite time of year. I have always loved everything about it and now we have Austin it feels even more special. I’ve read a few blog post's recently about how difficult this time of year is when you are desperately trying to have a baby and how sad Christmas can then be?… Continue reading Time to reflect.
With progress within the fertility world changing every day and new emerging treatments, clinic's may well offer you some different add on's alongside your treatment cycle. On Saturday 4th November I attended the Fertility Show at London Olympia, I had pre-booked a few seminars to attend, one of which was showing evidence from the HFEA… Continue reading Treatment add on’s – Do they add up?
I fell pregnant easily and quickly, for which I am very grateful. From that point everything progressed as expected. Booking in appointment, midwife visits, scans...sailing along in blissful naivety as to what was to come. Prematurity had never crossed my mind and I didn’t know anyone personally who had been affected by it. So when… Continue reading Grace’s Story.
Wednesday 8th November 2017 was one of our due dates. When we found out I was pregnant naturally back in February this year both Phil and I really couldn't believe it. Fast forward 9 months and instead of packing my hospital bag and preparing ourselves for the beautiful newborn haze we are navigating through the… Continue reading Due Date
Whilst waiting for our new house to complete we decided to book a little getaway during half term. We travelled to Suffolk to spend five days at Tuddenham Mill. A traditional watermill refurbished into a gorgeous boutique hotel in the Suffolk countryside. Whenever we plan a trip away I always do my research, especially now we… Continue reading Tuddenham Mill
Living back at home with my parents whilst we wait to complete on our new house I have been thinking about how lucky we are to have a such a great support network. I was sat with both my parents last Sunday evening when we marked the end of babyloss awareness week with our wave… Continue reading Support Network
Sometimes new beginnings are such a blessing. I am not a mad fan of change but I have accepted this concept more fondly the older I get. It used to give me anxiety when situations changed but after 5.5 years we are moving out of our current house and I'm actually really excited about it.… Continue reading Every Day is a fresh start