I often think back to the day my son Zander was born, but they are not all happy memories. It could have ended up in a completely different experience one that could have had a fatal outcome due to what I now think was on the verge of medical negligence. Although I know how long consultants work and … [Read more...] about Always on my mind
I have been very quiet on the blog recently, I do apologise that I didn’t update my pregnancy diary as I did have some news at my last scan but then things took over getting everything sorted so never got to tell you. So at my scan baby was measuring 8lb 10oz and Polyhydramnios was still present. … [Read more...] about Birth Announcement – He is here!
I am really rubbish at updating my pregnancy diary, so what's been happening during the past 3 weeks? Well I have gotten bigger in the belly but still managing to maintain the weight I was at 32 weeks. I am guessing that the gestational diabetes diet is making me loose the weight but as baby is … [Read more...] about Week 33-36 | Pregnancy Diary
The end of this pregnancy is nearing and to be truthful with you even though I have done it twice before I am a little scared that the pregnancy is going so quick and it will soon be time to give birth. I did have difficult births with both of my daughters where their heads got stuck and other … [Read more...] about Week 31 -32 | Pregnancy Diary
If you read my last update I told you that I had been diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes and was awaiting a growth scan, while I was waiting for the scan I was to monitor my blood sugar 4 times a day, the first before breakfast (fasting levels) and then an hour after each meal. I found it a real … [Read more...] about Week 29-30 | Pregnancy Diary – Growth Scan, Polyhydramnios & How life is with Gestational Diabetes
I was booked to have my GTT (Glucose Tolerance Test) on Friday 4th of March, I wasn't looking forward to the fasting, especially in the morning as I do like a cuppa to get me going. I was up bright and early and made my way to the Drs surgery. Luckily they called me in almost straight away for my … [Read more...] about Week 27-28 | Pregnancy Diary | GTT Results & More