Pregnancy


Baby fever 

Stalking other people's babies
When everyone is waiting for you to get pregnant
The loud ticking of your biological clock
Being nervous to tell your family you're baby-obsessed
Keeping it a secret from your friends and colleagues
Songs about pregnant / trying to conceive
Wanting a baby desperately
Seriously, babies are all I can think about!

Trying to conceive


Going off the birth control pill
The A-B-Cs (lingo) of trying to conceive
Getting disappointed over negative pregnancy tests
Getting pregnant the Catholic way


When fortune cookies predict your future
When you feel guilty about eating like shit while TTC


Songs about pregnant / trying to conceive
Baby-making basics (including myths + facts)

Super-early pregnancy

When you're preggers and don't even know it
The earliest possible pregnancy symptoms (the first time around)


Top 10 early pregnancy signs
Early pregnancy symptoms (the second time around)

Morning sickness (all-day sickness)


Six ways to reduce morning sickness
What you can eat when everything makes you feel sick
Got morning sickness? Drink up that fresh air, girl!
Smoothies and ice cream = early pregnancy diet

Being pregnant

The Big List of Pregnancy No-Nos
The absolute best pregnancy calendar on the internet
What types of skincare to avoid while pregnant
How to cure a headache when you can't take three Advil


How to cure heartburn when you feel like your chest is on fire
How to boost your iron when your baby is sucking it out of you
How to eat healthy while you're knocked up

All through the trimesters


FirstSecondThird
Week 1 Week 14 Week 27
Week 15 Week 28
Week 16 Week 29
Week 17 Week 30
Week 18 Week 31
Week 19 Week 32
Week 20 Week 33
Week 21 Week 34
Week 22 Week 35
Week 23 Week 36
Week 24 Week 37
Week 25 Week 38
Week 39
Week 40

Month by month


My First Pregnancy


September 2009 (Month 1)
October 2009 (Month 2)
November 2009 (Month 3)
December 2009 (Month 4)
January 2010 (Month 5)
February 2010 (Month 6)
March 2010 (Month 7)
April 2010 (Month 8)
May 2010 (Month 9)

My Second Pregnancy

August 2011 (Month 1)
September 2011 (Month 2)
October 2011 (Month 3)
November 2011 (Month 4)
December 2011 (Month 5)
January 2012(Month 6)
February 2012(Month 7)
March 2012(Month 8)
April 2012(Month 9)

First pregnancy milestones


I'm pregnant!: 4 weeks 0 days
Nausea begins: Week 6
Heard heartbeat: 11 weeks 3 days
Nausea ends: Week 12
First flutter: 14 weeks 1 day
20-week ultrasound: 20 weeks 1 day
First real kick: 20 weeks 5 days
It's a boy!: 22 weeks 2 days
Kicks felt from outside: Week 27
First Braxton Hicks: Week 27
Visible kicks: 27 weeks, 5 days
Water broke: 39 weeks, 5 days
Baby is born: 39 weeks, 6 days

Second pregnancy milestones


Nausea begins: Week 4
I'm pregnant!: 3 weeks 3 days
Heartburn begins: Week 5
First flutter: Week 12
Heard heartbeat: Week 19
It's a girl!: 20 weeks
Baby is born: 38 weeks, 4 days

Counting down


Preparing a labor and delivery soundtrack
Buying breastfeeding clothes
Going shopping when you're nine months pregnant and cranky
Trying to sleep when you're enormous and uncomfortable
Looking like crap whenever you leave the house

Labour & Delivery

My first baby, D
Part 1: Early labour
Part 2: Active labour
Part 3: Transition/Pushing
Part 4: C-section


My second baby, C
My scheduled C-section

Looking back on both

Emergency C-section versus scheduled C-section
Do you ever forget the pain of labour?


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