Our pre-baby break

So when I first found out I was pregnant all the websites I read and the apps I downloaded suggested that during your second trimester that the mum and dad-to-be should go away, spend some quality time together before the baby comes along and that kinda stuff isn’t possible anymore. It …

Travel Systems: three wheels or four?

This is one of those things that every parent will have their own preference toward, whether the best travel systems out there are the three wheel or four versions and even whether to have a travel system at all. I decided early on that a travel system with at least …

My thoughts on baby clothing

I am a feminist. I can’t deny this fact. For years I didn’t declare myself one but last year I finally relented and agreed that I am. This could open up a whole other blog post about the fact that this means I am a someone who campaigns for gender equality and not …

The surprise is no more…

So for my Christmas treat, last week we got to go to our 20 week scan! I got shouted at when we got there because I hadn’t drunk enough water…. I was practically bursting last time and the sonographer person told me I’d drunk loads more than I needed too and that next …

Waiting….

I’ve always, always, been quite an impatient person. If I want something doing and it involves waiting for someone else to do something I hate it, it bugs me. I also hate surprises and this time of year is spent thinking about what people are getting me for christmas and …

My first trimester

So this blog has been neglected, I am sorry for that! I had visions of writing every couple of days but things have been hectic and then tiring and then I forgot… these things happen, I blame it baby brain these days. However, I wanted to share some thoughts on my …

My new blog: Hatchling

Hello! Chances are you will already know me as you’ve probably come here from my twitter or other blog, but if not; Hi, I’m Raimy! I am usually found on Readaraptor talking about books I’ve read. This new blog, Readaraptor Hatchling, will be my place to publish about baby-related posts as …