Entries by Nele

Freya’s first birthday

And just like that, we have a one-year-old! I would have loved to throw her a proper birthday party. From before I was pregnant I had imagined it: the cake, the presents, the friends around the table… It wasn’t meant to be. Like so many of our firsts, this one was sacrificed to Corona and […]

Remembering My Pineapple Days

On the run-up to Freya’s first birthday, I’ve been nostalgic, thinking back to where we were a year ago. Mid-November 2019 I was heavily pregnant. I was eating a ridiculous amount of pineapple every day, in the hopes that it would make my labour start. (Spoiler: it didn’t) I was trying every known method and […]