Cryptic pregnancies: I didnt know I was having a baby until I saw its head

Klara Dollan spent nine months totally unaware that she was pregnant. The possibility only crossed her mind as she gave birth in her bathroom. But cryptic pregnancies like hers are far from unusual When Klara Dollan, then 22, woke up at 4am on the day she was due to start her new job, she thought her agonising stomach cramps signalled her period being back with a vengeance. She had been taking the pill with no break for more than six months, but had stopped about two weeks before. The waves of pain left her pale and shaking, but she didnt feel she could call in sick on her first day so she took some paracetamol on her mothers advice, and …

So Harry and Meghan want to do things differently? Fat chance of that | Suzanne Moore

No rolling updates on the royal cervix, no timeline on the first twinge. This privacy wont last, says Guardian columnist Suzanne Moore What a curious nation we are, that thinks itself modern because a man who is sixth in line to the throne marries a woman of mixed heritage but is then expected to provide a level of gynaecological detail about her pregnancy and labour that is frankly weird. Prince Harrys walked behind his mothers coffin a rush of joy at the bookies reckon. Harry announced the happy news standing in front of a yard full of horses. Where were the mother and child? In the stable? A map helpfully appeared in the Daily Mail of a possible route by …

I Captured My Husbands Reaction To My Third Pregnancy And I Am So Glad I Did

My husband stood by my side as the pregnancy test turned positive with our first two children. So for the third time around, I thought I would do something fun and have his reaction captured forever. And I am so glad I did. He really had no idea… Still has no idea… Oh, thank goodness, he’s excited!