Tag: Pregnancy

LESSONS FROM MOTHERHOOD

I’m sitting in bed eating my second chapati of the evening, chased down with lemon and ginger tea sweetened with honey, because wine and chapo might not go too well together. My…

GORE, GLORY AND GONG: MY BIRTH STORY

The events described below really did take place…and I’m still processing it all. I’m sure you all know by now that I’d been waiting anxiously for this baby to arrive for a…

ANTICIPATION…

Just be patient. Officially the most annoying phrase in English right now. I don’t want to be patient; I want what I want and I want it now! I’m not even asking…

DECEPTION

At first glance, there’s nothing remarkable about him. He’s just another guy working at the salon. He picks a mannequin head, looks at it intently, runs his fingers through the atrocious wig on…

PREGNANCY FOR DUMMIES

So I’ve been pregnant for almost 36 weeks now. I still can’t believe it. I mean, if it wasn’t for the big belly and weight gain and nausea and exhaustion and having…