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pregnant and due in July/Aug 2012 Greenwich/Blackheath area?

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margot123 Wed 18-Jan-12 09:29:54

Hi all,

I'm living in Blackheath since March 2011 and recently found out that I'm pregnantsmile. I'm in my 11th week and my due date is in August. I'm Dutch, 32 years old and looking for other mums to be in the area!! I miss my friends in The Netherlands and my friends in London live quite far away and aren't pregnant;).

Also wondering if there is any pregnancy swimming in the area? Would love to join a class. I look forward to hearing from you!!

Mette82 Mon 20-Feb-12 17:33:03

Hello! I moved to Blackheath in February 2011, and my duedate is in August too! I am 29 years and from Norway.

I am new to Mumsnet today, so not quite sure how things work, but I would love to meet up sometime - maybe you want to join me for pregnancy yoga?

monkeysmama Thu 23-Feb-12 12:08:46

What pregnancy yoga are you doing Mette? I live in Greenwich (have done for years) and am due in July. I have a 3.5yo dd too. smile

Mette82 Thu 23-Feb-12 15:43:12

Hello! I am attending a class (just started) at Brandram Road Community Centre on Saturdays. Seems really nice - so hoping to meet people as I am still quite new to the area. Were you thinking of joining? smile

monkeysmama Thu 23-Feb-12 16:34:53

Saturday's aren't good for me. I'm looking for one in Greenwich I can walk to ideally. Might be nice to meet in the park when the warmer weather is here to stay.

May2012 Thu 23-Feb-12 16:42:06

Hi to you all,
I live in Blackheath too, pregnant with my first! Would be nice to meet other mums to be and get to know some people with babies who will be in the same age and area. I'm from Sweden and my partner is English.


Mette82 Fri 24-Feb-12 08:14:41

I think there is other classes in Greenwich. I found mine just by googling.

Would any of you like to meet up some time? I am away from Sunday until Wednesday. But maybe next weekend?

Mette smile

May2012 Fri 24-Feb-12 09:01:38

Sounds nice to meet up, I'll be up for it! Next weekend my mum will be over to visit us for a week, so after the 7th March would be great. I'm available most of the time, some days daytime during the week, evenings after work or a weekend should be fine!

Mette82 Fri 24-Feb-12 09:29:58

What about Friday after work the 9th or on Saturday afternoon? Would that be ok? Place?

May2012 Fri 24-Feb-12 11:46:43

Friday could be fine, I'm not working that day so I'm available at any time.. Somewhere in Blackheath would be good, a soft drink in one of the pubs maybe if it's an evening?!

I'm also up for a walk in the park some time, I like walking and it would be nice to chat about babies.. and other stuff!! If anyone fancy?

Mette82 Fri 24-Feb-12 14:08:33

Great. What about 6-7ish? Princess of Wales? I am ok with anywhere. I will inbox you my phone number.

Mette82 Fri 24-Feb-12 14:09:43

Not actually sure how to inbox, so just let me know where and when and I will be there smile

May2012 Fri 24-Feb-12 16:09:33

That sounds fine, but pls let me know if there will be any changes. I'm not sure either how to send a pm, but I can try.. smile

Vingar Sun 26-Feb-12 11:27:40

Hi - I live in Greenwich too and am expecting my second one in Aug '12. I never managed to socialise/meetup mums before or after my first one (DS is 3 yrs old) but would love to try and do that now. If it's ok I would like to join you all when you meet up next if you can keep me posted.


norwegianwoods Sun 26-Feb-12 21:53:27

Hello all

My first baby is due in September and I'm looking to meet other mums to be. I live relatively close to Greenwich/Blackheath and would love to meet up as well if that is ok! Please keep me posted smile



May2012 Mon 27-Feb-12 09:37:38

Nice to see more mums to be in the area! We're planning to meet up in the evening of the 9th March, in a pub in Blackheath around 6-7pm. Come along if you're free! Princess of Wales, Blackheath.

norwegianwoods Tue 28-Feb-12 15:44:20

Perfect, will do! Will be great to meet all ladies smile

Will keep an eye for any updates until then!

Mette82 Thu 01-Mar-12 14:49:38

Looking forward to meet you all smile

Mette82 Wed 07-Mar-12 13:06:09


Still up for meeting on Friday? 6.30 at Princess of Wales?

norwegianwoods Thu 08-Mar-12 10:48:52


I'm still up for it, assume it's this one:

How will we recognise each other? smile

Mette82 Thu 08-Mar-12 15:53:38


Yes, that is the one. We will be the ones with the bumps? ;)

I got longish, blonde, curly hair.

I will inbox you my mobile number smile

May2012 Thu 08-Mar-12 20:27:20

Hi, I'll be there too..
See you tomorrow!!

May2012 Tue 13-Mar-12 16:32:52

Thanks for a nice evening!

margot123 Fri 16-Mar-12 21:15:56

Hey all. wow lots of replies. How nice!!! Gutted that I missed the Meetup. Any change of meeting another eve as well? I live 5 minutes away from the Princess of Wales and was just watching telly last Friday, could have been a much beeter evesmile. How was the meetup? I would love to meet you all!! I don't know anyone around here who is pregnant as well and would like to share al the wonderful and not so wonderful things;)

Mette82 Sun 18-Mar-12 14:11:19

Hello all,

Maybe we should organise another meet-up soon? Any suggestions for time/place?


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