At my prenatal exercise class the other night, my teacher told me that the exercise I had been doing in my barre class were actually quite dangerous! I have always loved Barre and anything ballet based, so thought that I'd be okay to continue throughout my pregnancy. I have read many places that if you … Continue reading Last trimester exercise! The end is in sight…
Now in my 7th month of pregnancy, I have become more and more anxious about the impending birth. Random questions such as 'will I die during childbirth?' (pretty ridiculous) and 'what if I just can't push it out?' have been ever more present in my mind. Friends of ours who have a one year old … Continue reading Hypnobirthing (Natal Hypnotherapy)
Before I became pregnant or even planned on become pregnant, I had always envisaged that I would eventually be one of those 'fit' pregnant people like those we see in magazines, who manage to stay toned and glowy throughout their pregnancy. At the minute, due to the exercise I am currently doing, I look like … Continue reading Fitness during pregnancy
I am finding it incredibly hard to dress in the same style as I did pre-pregnancy. I used to buy most of my clothes from American Apparel and Urban Outfitters and would normally wear high-waisted shorts, skirts and jeans with cropped tops. I now feel frumpy and unfashionable. This isn't the end of the world, … Continue reading Maternity style?