Category Archives: pregnancy

birth story

I’ve been putting this together in snatches of time I’m able to find.  It’s not as detailed or well written as I would like, but it’s going to have to suffice.  If you make it through the whole thing, I’d … Continue reading

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I bought a carton of milk yesterday that expires on my due date. It feels like a milestone.

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our baby, the possum

Today Cate was looking at my belly talking about the baby.  I was pointing out where different parts of the baby are, and to help her understand a bit better, I pulled out a pregnancy book and showed her an … Continue reading

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pink or blue?

We have our 20 week ultrasound coming up in a week.  You know, the one where you can find out the gender?  Yes, we’re going to – we’re dying to know. For a little fun, I looked up a bunch … Continue reading

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insomnia AND fatigue?!

I don’t understand how I can feel so tired every day but when night comes, have a hard time staying asleep. It seems that I’m up in the middle of each night for anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours, … Continue reading

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home sweet tlf

We’ve been back in Biloxi for about a week now. The mover’s have done their work and all our belongings are on their way to Japan. We have a pickup of things to go to storage next week and a … Continue reading

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just felt like sharing

I thought I’d wait a little longer this time around but… We’re having a baby! He or she will be due at Christmas. This pregnancy feels a lot different than the others – I’ve been feeling sick morning, noon, and … Continue reading

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our loss

We’ve lost the baby. I don’t have anything else to say at the moment.

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fun, fun, fun (both sarcastic and not)

It seems really, really crazy to me that I’m about 2 seconds pregnant and already I’m having trouble buttoning my jeans. They’re very uncomfortable. I haven’t gained any weight (in fact, I’ve lost a few pounds since finding out) but … Continue reading

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to answer a question I’ve been getting a lot

I have no idea when I’m due, but I’d say October. I don’t know how far along I am, though we’re pretty certain after some blood tests that it is VERY early. I’ll have to wait until my ultrasound (all … Continue reading

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