>I’m so excited and I just can’t hide it

>I would like to continue the words to the Crunchie advert here but I have completely gone off chocolate since finding out I am PREGNANT. Yay yay yay. If you remember one of my first blog posts was about having a miscarriage on Christmas Day 2010 so you can imagine how over the moon I was this morning at our 12 week scan to see a beautiful, if slightly alien looking, baby with a really real live heartbeat.

I am due on the 4th of November as I know when I conceived (I was charting, which is a whole other post) but the hospital keep dating me at the 2nd because of my period dates, which is quite funny as that is the day DS was due 3 years ago. The Man is already taking about “birthday party economies of scale”. My nuchal scan risk is 1 in 8092, not quite as low as the Boy’s (1 in 24,515) but I still wouldn’t bet on that horse!

I already have quite a bump thanks to the Boy who all but ruined my stomach muscles but more than makes up for it in cuddles and kisses. The Boy is quite excited about Poppy, so named because it was the size of a poppy seed when I found out I was pregnant (the Boy was called Peanut), and tells us he wants a brother called Sister or a sister called Brother. I am not entirely sure he gets the concept as he told me the other day that he has a Poppy in his belly button. I assured him that his was merely from eating so much ice cream!

So now my blog becomes a parenting and a pregnancy one. I am very excited to be able to use this medium to keep updated on my pregnancy. Coming up next, Bump Watch!

9 Responses

  1. >Massive congratulations- how exciting! Looking forward to hearing all about your pregnancy journey. x

  2. >Congratulations! Now you have an excuse to buy more cute fluff!!!

  3. >Hee Hee! Sounds familiar, our little monkey wanted me to have a brother who's a girl or a sister who's a boy. Preference was definitely for a sister. That said, she is now a very affectionate big sister to her little brother. Good luck to you. Wishing you a happy and healthy pregnancy.

  4. >Congratulations! (me too, by the way!)

  5. >Thanks for all the lovely comments.Heidi – cute fluff is top of the list, I cannot wait to buy some more!

  6. >Congratulations!!! Found you via BMB and am now following 🙂

  7. >Congratulations! So so so pleased for you

  8. Reading this now – I see she has been born which I think I knew but Congratulations if I haven’t already said it – am curious re her final birthday – as mine is November 2 !

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