Category: Labour and delivery

Quit playin’ games with my heart uterus

Thursday, June 3, 2010 39 weeks, 4 days pregnant 3 DAYS TO GO! Where was I yesterday? Oh right, not having a baby. But almost. Sort of. Yup, there was another episode of false labour, just like Sunday. Actually, it seemed much more real… Continue Reading “Quit playin’ games with my heart uterus”

S is for "soft"

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 39 weeks, 2 days pregnant 5 DAYS TO GO! Well, I ended up keeping the appointment they said I “wouldn’t keep.” When the appointment began, I saw a different medical student this time. He was fine, but not as nice… Continue Reading “S is for "soft"”

False labour’s a bitch

Monday, May 31, 2010 39 weeks, 1 day pregnant 6 DAYS TO GO! Still here, still pregnant. Yesterday I woke up and was determined to walk the baby out of me. After my hours and hours and hours of Googling ways to kick-start labour,… Continue Reading “False labour’s a bitch”

Welcome to Week 40

Sunday, May 30, 2010 39 weeks pregnant — now in Week 40! 7 DAYS TO GO! So in case you haven’t guessed by this post, the baby did not arrive in Week 39. The baby was not eight days early (like my delusional rationale… Continue Reading “Welcome to Week 40”

H is for "hopeful"

Saturday, May 29, 2010 38 weeks, 6 days pregnant 8 DAYS TO GO! Current possible labour symptoms: Cramps, back pain Woke up this morning feel very disheartened. After spending yesterday afternoon and evening walking until my legs fell off, I was so HOPEFUL that… Continue Reading “H is for "hopeful"”