Essie Ruth
  • week 20: banana

    this week the baby is the length of a banana (though hopefully a lot fatter!), and we are officially half way through the…

  • coming out again

    i wrote a post a few months ago about choosing to have a caesarian birth, but ended up deleting it because i felt incredibly…

  • who will we be?

    one of the questions we get asked a lot as same-sex parents is “what will the baby call you?”it hasn’t been an easy question…

  • week 17: turnip

    another relatively uneventful week – hooray!my belly is growing and changing every day, and it’s becoming more noticeable. fun!i have had a bit of…

  • week 16: avocado

    this has been a delightfully uneventful week. no dramas, no worries, i’m just sitting back and letting fruiby grow.i know s/he’s growing because i…