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    Pregnancy

    Antenatal Classes

    So it’s nearly the end of the pregnancy now and it’s almost time to meet your baby. Before you can do this however, there is the small matter of attending antenatal classes. For anyone unaware of what these classes involve, they are basically classes teaching you how to be a parent. You’ll learn how to support your partner through labour, what to take to the hospital when the big day arrives and most importantly…what to do when the baby arrives! The first concept to get your head around is the fact that you will be experiencing these classes alongside another 10-15 pregnant couples, all as anxious and clueless as you…

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    5 Things To Expect In The Third Trimester

    So we’ve made it through the first trimester with the morning sickness, and we’ve survived the second trimester with the bigger breasts and higher sex drive in your partner (that was a tough few months, not sure how I got through that) and we’ve finally made it to the third trimester. The calm before the storm, the countdown to takeoff, the home stretch. It’s nearly time for baby to make their arrival, and for you as the father to get your shit together. Here’s a few things to expect during the third trimester…   1. Bump’s Getting Big At this point of the pregnancy, you can expect your partner’s bump…

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    15 weeks to go!

    So this blog entry is going to be a little different. Rather than choosing a random topic, I’ve decided that I’m going to be writing a weekly recap of what’s going on in my life. This is mainly because I’ve completely run out of topics to write about, and thought it would be good to share how exciting my week has been. My thriving social life, extravagant adventures and wild night outs should keep you all entertained! Ha! What a lie, I’m hoping my days of lounging on the sofa, being picked on by my pregnant girlfriend and nights in watching Love Island are enough. New Toy The most excited…

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    Gender Reveal!

    The most exciting part of any pregnancy is without doubt the day that you find out what gender the baby is. It means you can finally put a name to the bump and start the bonding process. A lot of parents choose not to find out the gender of their unborn baby, but we were far too impatient for that! Early Gender Scan So when you imagine┬áthe revealing of the gender, you usually think about the 20 week scan. Nope! This was far too long for Amy to wait. After nagging me for weeks and weeks I finally gave in and booked her in for an early gender scan as…