So a lot of people have said how lucky I am for not getting any stretch marks during my first pregnancy! To be honest it wouldn’t bother me if i had a few, as to me these are signs that you’ve made a beautiful baby!! I actually have some on my bum and thighs from when I was a teenager,…

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When I was pregnant with Joshua, I had what I thought was a great birth plan. I was going to have my baby in the birthing centre, have gas and air if needed and stay clear of an epidural and pethidine. I was also aware that I would be offered oxytocin (or syntometrine) to help my womb contract down so that…

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If you only do one exercise during pregnancy, make sure it’s a squat. Whether this is a front squat, sumo squat, goblet squat or traditional squat. Don’t miss out! There are several benefits of squatting during pregnancy. Pelvic Floor It increases your pelvic floor strength, so unless you want to constantly wet yourself after having your babies, get squatting ladies!…

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Since starting my blog I’ve always prided myself in being honest. What’s the point of only sharing the good moments… When I was pregnant with Joshua I gained about 15kg….which I lost pretty quickly. I always had this idea that when I got pregnant the second time round I would hardly gain any weight because 1. I was quite fit…

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