Author: Catherine Lewis

Catherine is a new mummy and blogger/writer of what to expect when you weren't expecting - a pregnancy and baby manual from the least prepared.

“YOU’RE SIX MONTHS PREGNANT LOVE” Part Three

Tuesday 17th January 2017. The day that would change my life forever. The day that snuck up so unsuspectingly and without any warning yet swiftly became the biggest day. The day that signalled the rest of my life, our lives. Betsy, Matthew and The Wriggler. Oh, and my Mum, she’s always in attendance. The appointment […]

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“YOU’RE SIX MONTHS PREGNANT LOVE” – Part Two…

I went outside and tentatively lit up a cigarette. Should I be smoking? If I was pregnant would it at least be respectful to the foetus to not smoke whilst I still was, even if I was planning on termination? Unfortunately the stress of that day and the addiction to nicotine meant I lit another […]

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“YOU’RE SIX MONTHS PREGNANT LOVE” – Part One

The road to finding out I was pregnant was decidedly bumpy with several pit stops. Yet somehow it all blurs into one whenever I think about it. I’ve had many a moment when I felt like I was unable to comprehend it all and therefore felt like a failure. Luckily, during these moments my mother […]

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