Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Questionable Joy of NCT Antenatal Classes or Ignorance is Bliss

Pregnant: 39 weeks + 2 days Status: Fat. Ungainly. Tired. Up-to-date with all recent TV programmes. Compulsively knitting. How it all began The father of my unborn was, after he had spoken to some know-it-all people, recent parents I think, adamant that … Continue reading

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When I knitted a Baby Boy Cardigan with Matching Hat (and was very proud of myself)

Pregnant: 38 weeks + 3 days Status: Not bad, particularly if I compare myself to the pregnant ladies that I met at my antenatal class.  They all complain about massively swollen feet and hands and that they can’t fit into … Continue reading

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The Evil Spirit of Nesting

Pregnant: 37 weeks + 1 day Status: Fat. I don’t need a table anymore, I can eat of the nice little tableau provided by my belly.  On the downside, I also can’t breathe anymore and junior kicking my ribs is a painful … Continue reading

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