Monthly Archives: October 2012

Sheng Nu or why I would be regarded as “old, like a yellow pearl” in China

Reading The Herald Tribune this morning, I came across this gem of an article, written by Leta Hong Fincher, an  American doctoral student at the Chinese Tsinghua University’s Department of Sociology and former award-winning journalist. The article gives a unique … Continue reading

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When I decided to crochet a baby blanket

Pregnant: 29 weeks + 3 days Status: Broad ligament pain on the right side of my uterus. I can’t walk, I can’t sit comfortably and even lying down is painful. Is this going to last for the next 10 weeks…? … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Yoga – How to hug your baby with your breath.

Pregnant: 29 weeks + 1 day Status: Tired. Awake half the night between toilet breaks and worries about having to be a responsible mum in less than 3 months time. Usually I am with Churchill on the whole sports issue … Continue reading

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Look Mummy No Hands

Pregnant: 28 weeks and 6 days Status: Happy. Pregnancy hormone high. No pains, no aches, even slept well. Want to be pregnant all my life. I have been writing a restaurant and food blog for almost 3 years but now, … Continue reading

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