Pregnancy Journal – Baby is coming!

A pregnancy journal, with weekly updates on how it feels to grow a baby: physically, emotionally, mentally. Follow the good, the bad and the awesome of having a baby.

Week 26 – Bowling Pin

Adapting Non stop changes "If there's no awareness that there is more beyond this awesome cocoon, is the cocoon making all of it happen?"  Another week, and I've been adapting a lot to a new reality. The belly keeps growing, not tremendously this week, and the...

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Week 24 – Eggplant

…my body has been performing all of this amazing work and it feels like there’s little that I can do at the moment to help it.

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A is for awesome

It seemed to shine and reflect the sunlight. I kid you not; it was like those scenes in the movies, where the light and the mood is just right. It was awesome.

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Week 23 – Grapes

I remember being very young, maybe three or four years old, and being on the country side with my great grandmother. It is the only memory I have of her and possibly the only time we were together. The smell was delicious, the sun was nice and warm. And she was...

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Week 22 – Corn!

I finally decided to postpone the Pilates certification. Ah, it is hard to put things on hold, miss expectations and put things you like in a "later" box. Still, the moment the decision was made and shared there was a huge relief, a sense of weight off my shoulders....

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Week 21 – Weasel

The boy is big! Over 26 cms, moving around non stop when awake and then going back to sleep. He is just adorable and I can't wait to meet him 🙂   My husband was travelling for most of the week and there was plenty to do about the move, paperwork, coaching...

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Week 20 – Paper Plane

I had a cold this week and it was quite deflating. After a strong active period last week, the momentum was gone and the energy drained away.

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Week 19 – Hedgehog

What a week! Everything at once A spiky week A trip to London, 5h Pilates workouts, a final certification exam, hitting my face against a wall, my dad’s visit and catching a cold – it was a fully packed week. This was a packed week: I had a trip to London, with 5 hour...

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Week 18 – Slingshot

The baby is the size of a slingshot Growing in all areas Moving forwards "How much can we share of all the noises, movements, feelings and thoughts that I am experiencing now?"  Growing and Moving It has been a very busy week, filled with an overall feeling of...

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Concentrated Happiness

We have a new home, a beautiful home and it's just unbelievable how great this phase in life is. We spent the weekend packing and unpacking, dealing with little time and tiredness but in the end it was actually quite a lot of fun. The new home is beautiful and we are...

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Week 17 – Chipmunk

Baby is the size of a chipmunk Can't eat enough nuts for this Fast Progress, Slow Fuel "The feeling in the belly changes every day, becoming closer to what I imagine the kicks will feel like." 17 weeks already, things are going rather quickly and smoothly.   The...

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