It’s not morning sickness!

As I spoke about in my post A Problematic Pregnancy I had Hyperemesis Gravidarum.  Hyperemesis Gravidarum is a condition that causes severe nausea and extreme vomiting to the point of weight loss in pregnant women. It is not morning sickness, it’s not like the movies where the gorgeous main character runs to the bathroom to throw up […]

My birth story

Wednesday¬† 11th January 2017 We went to my 38 week appointment, when we were finally seen (Irish public healthcare system is pretty slow) the doctor could see that I was struggling, my stomach muscles had separated, I wasn’t sleeping, the baby was measuring 2 weeks ahead and I was fed up. So when I asked […]

“Too young to be a mother”

“That’s not your baby is it?!”¬† That sentence doesn’t seem too bad until you see the look of shock and disgust on the face of the person who’s saying it. Ever since I had a baby bump, people have stared, that’s fine I had a huge bump and people love a pregnant lady, right? That’s […]

The 7 shades of S

When I was pregnant, which was for about 10 years (or so it felt) I was constantly reading up to prepare myself for the huge life change I was about to face. I had articles up on my phone and One Born playing on the TV, I had so many books and I asked my […]

A problematic pregnancy

  Finding Out I hadn’t been feeling well, I thought I had a kidney infection so after putting it off and eventually leaving work because I was sick I finally made myself a doctors appointment. I had to give him a urine sample, as you do for kidney infections, and about 30 seconds later he […]

Meet the nerds!

Hey guys, this is just a little introduction to our little nerd family, we’re still new to this whole thing so please be patient with us, or not, I love a good online fight haha joke! I’m Eileen, I’ve just turned 23, yeah I’m still a baby myself, but as you know I’ve got one […]