Meet Magnus Devon

Meet Magnus Devon

Our beautiful baby boy Magnus Devon Howell was born on 22nd December 2020 at Victoria Hospital on Mahe. Weighing a tiny but perfect 2.7kg. My smallest baby! We are so happy to have another little island baby! Pregnant In A Pandemic It has honestly been 

What You Need To Know About Preparing For A New Baby

What You Need To Know About Preparing For A New Baby

Finding out you’re pregnant and are going to have a baby is a very exciting time in your life. That doesn’t mean you won’t have mixed emotions about it.  Of course, you’ll have several questions running through your head right from the start.  This is true 

Pregnant abroad? 7 great tips to help you cope

Life doesn’t stop when you’re pregnant – and you may indeed have great fun going abroad during the nine months. Indeed, most airlines will let you fly up until 36 weeks. But it can be a daunting thought, especially if it’s your first pregnancy. Ive 

38 weeks pregnant

I had written this post while we were on Mahe getting ready to have Freddie!  Thought I’d publish this so I can look back on it and have the complete bump update set!!   Better late than never right!?  Oh, and I rather rubbishly didn’t 

37 weeks pregnant

I’m 37 weeks pregnant, that means I’m officially full term which is really exciting!!  If you missed my 36 week update be sure to check it out! Weight 67.7 kg (that’s +1.1kg in one week eeek!!) Here’s me this week I’ve had my final midwife 

36 weeks pregnant

I’m 36 weeks pregnant!  If you missed last week take a look at my 35 week update   Measurements Weight: 66kg (eeek well and truly over the 10 stone mark now!!) Fundal measurement: ooops forgot this one! Estimated baby weight from scan: 2.4kg Here’s me 

Getting organised for baby 2

In my attempt to calm my pre-trip panic that sets in every time we go away anywhere I’m writing this post about getting organised for baby 2!! So, on the 2nd August we leave our little island of Praslin to head to the “bright lights”