The things we do, as Mums, as women

Grumble grumle. After already leaving this “see you in 3 months” appoinment for something in the vacinity of 8 months, ringing my Ob/Gyn and scheduling an appointment, cancelling it and rescheduling closer to 9 months after I was supposed to see him, Grumpy comes home and tells me he has…

What are they thinking?

Had appointment with Ob this morning for the 6 week checkup thing. He admired his handywork, the smiley face sitting just above my whatsit, asked a couple of questions about my wellbeing then launched into the “what are you doing for contraception?” Well, abstinence is working well for me at…

All in a day's work

very early am. Waking every hour since I went to bed. Despite last minute checking that I had everything before I left home, I managed to leave my book behind, and some wearable undies for this morning. Only have extra large, completely unsexy undies for post birth, which, in my…

The Love Child of Gordon Ramsay

Curriculum day at school (What? Again? Already? They only just went back!!!) Thus, Monkey Boy was required to attend out obstetrics appointment this morning. Not a big deal, as he is quite fascinated by the whole thing. We turned up at our scheduled time and were, not suprisingly, 53 minutes…

The Obstetric Appointment

Had another one scheduled for today. My Ob is off on a jaunt overseas, and apparently wasn’t taking bookings for those particular locations. Was scheduled to have appointment with is receptionist. Who does also happen to be a midwife and know what she is talking about. We were slightly late…