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Snips and Snails, and Puppy Dog's Tails
Posted by sam78s , 12 January 2012 - · 221 views
I think I will start with a bit of background. I am 27, have been married to my husband, 30,(der, who else would I be married to?) for 2 1/2 years. We had our beautiful baby boy on 19/12/05. He is our first, although we did suffer a miscarriage at almost 8 weeks at the end of November 04. We had decided in the September that is was baby-making time and...
Posted by sam78s , 20 April 2009 - · 169 views
Hooray! Mini Muffin and I are celebrating 30 weeks of baby baking today. I am a whale (well, I feel like one). I have put on 8 kgs, which is probably well on track to my standard 12 kgs, but I'm not happy about it. I feel like it's all gone to my thighs.
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