I'm 38 weeks and 5 days today, and this little girl is getting ready to make her entrance into life outside of the womb. I truly can't wait. While I haven't posted online much this month, I have journaled during these last few weeks more than I have throughout the pregnancy, which is better than … Continue reading Fear & Pregnancy
Yikes! I am finishing up the 30th week of my pregnancy today and now we're in the home stretch of 10 weeks or less to go until I am holding my baby in my arms instead of in my womb. Before I get into what I'm learning about gestational diabetes, a quick pregnancy update: The … Continue reading What You May Not Know about Gestational Diabetes
How is it already May 11? -- and now May 13? (Apparently I'm on a write, and then throw to drafts spree) This month is flying by, I finally decided in April to drop the pursuit of a full time position and instead settle for 2 part time flexible jobs that I can get by … Continue reading Third Trimester Is Here
*Draft from last week that I didn't click publish on, since i've subsequently not had a day off at new job and have been work-eat-sleep-repeat for the past 8 days.. sorry* Hey readers & mommas. For everyone who has already experienced this or is currently experiencing this... I'd like to say I am officially … Continue reading Every Body Is Different
Wow, I REALLY fell off the grid. I'm not surprised, but I am disappointed that I didn't at least get on here to share what's been going on. It feels too raw, too hard, too messy, and too ...uninspiring. A friend encouraged me to share anyway, so I'll see if I can collect this mess … Continue reading Moving Forward
Yikes. I really never thought those words would come out of my mouth. Ever. Sure, I'd made careless decisions in past relationships, but had never been pregnant before. I felt that I would be happily married and ready to enter parenthood as a team with my hubby whenever the two lines appeared on the 99 cent pregnancy … Continue reading I’m going to be a single mom.