Category Week 28


Little Pip is eating me out of house and home already and he’s not even here yet. Never in my life have I been so constantly hungry. I have my first breakfast of porridge fortified with extra calcium and iron before I leave for work and my second as soon as I sit down at […]


Me (reading aloud from app on phone): “For Dad. Bottle or Breast…If you have reservations about breastfeeding (some men worry about the idea of their partner exposing her breast in public, others worry about their territory being appropriated by baby, still others worry about being left out of the feeding process) put them on the […]


Pip’s growing. I’m more hungry than I’ve ever been in my ¬†whole life. That, and my tummy button is starting to turn inside out.


I ended up making an unplanned visit to the midwife in the middle of the day, having spent several hours in the morning at work feeling dizzy and faint, rather as if I’d been clubbed on the head. Everyone at work had numerous ideas as to the cause of said unpleasantness and, to alleviate my […]