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Tag Archives: being prepared

The milk thief

4am William seems to wake up every time I express. He normally waits until I'm nearly finished but then wakes and screams his head off. It's as if he knows and is not impressed. "Don't steal my milk mummy!" He has to wait until I've put the bottle away, which he does not like at […]


It’s just not going to fit

No this isn’t a post freaking out about the imminent passing of Baby Wormy out of the birth canal, although of course that is always occupying at least a small part of my mind at the moment. What I’m currently musing about is the hospital bag. These days in Queensland you have to take almost […]


Trying not to stress while mentally preparing for Baby number 2

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. (Phil 4:6-7 NIV) This is what I’m meant to be telling myself whenever I notice […]


Yes we peeked… It’s a …..

So, the moment you've all been waiting for (not really but anyway…) is finally here. The big announcement. We know the sex of our baby. (If you’re wondering, “yeah, so what?”, my post “to peek or not to peek” saying we weren’t sure if we wanted to find out or not sparked a lot of […]