Category Archives: pregnancy

18-22 weeks and 20 week scan

The past 4 weeks have flown by! Lou is feeling great, and we are both very busy at work and starting to get ready for our little buddy to arrive! We had our 20 week scan on 7th June. It … Continue reading

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Historic Day!

In one fell swoop – Down goes DOMA! My marriage and my future children’s United States citizenship through our marriage will forever more be recognised at the federal level. I can sponsor Nicola to live in America, or our children … Continue reading

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Belly Monday! 4 weeks vs 11 weeks

Still not much happening yet, but I do see a tiny little pointy bump starting! 12 week scan on Friday. Can’t wait!

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I’m going to be a Dad! & other bits

Random stuff this post, so I’ll bullet point: Since the scan last week we told: three of my work colleagues who were super surprised and lost their various bets as to who was next to be pregnant in the team … Continue reading

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When 2 become 1

So… we may have jumped the gun a bit. Or should I say, our clinic jumped the gun a bit. And told us – their fragile and impressionable fertility patients – that there were two babies in the belly. When … Continue reading

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Who are you, and what did you do with my wife?

We have chocolate in our fridge. I got the Mars bar in a race pack for the half marathon I did on my birthday, March 3rd. The Cadbury Creme Eggs have been there since Lou’s mum’s last visit. That was … Continue reading

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Cuddles for Nejlika

Lou has a new love in her life. “You can’t hold me the same way,” she tells me. “You aren’t as soft or bendy.” Every night and every morning, I am face-to-face with this white blob that now occupies the … Continue reading

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