I had a lot of people wonder why I insisted on taking another birthing class when I had already given birth. They were even more surprised that the class I had my heart set on the Bradley Method which is a 12 week class. I couldn’t get Mr Boots to commit to this class when… Read More Bradley Method: Was it Worth It?
EEK! I’m in the third trimester! It’s probably a good thing too — I’ve started getting very uncomfortable. I am glad that I’ve managed to enjoy the majority of my second trimester. It was so much more enjoyable than G’s second trimester since I wasn’t fighting illnesses the entire time. Last week I was having dizzy and… Read More Bumpdate: 28 weeks
I’ve been in a funk over the fact that there are no prenatal yoga classes near me. I loved yoga when I was pregnant with G and really felt like it helped with the pushing stage of labor. I was looking forward to doing it again with this pregnancy. A hospital 30 minutes away was… Read More Pregnancy Yoga!
I’m not even done writing out G’s birth story. I’m really not ready to read through old posts during that time period to make sure, but I believe I left off just before he was whisked away to the NICU for testing only to be admitted (he had jaundice and was septic, most likely from the fever… Read More Birth Wishes: Last Time vs This Time
When I was pregnant with G, the NT screening was something that just happened. I don’t remember getting an option. Whether it was routine for my OB to have her patients do this screening or the fact I had had a miscarriage due to a chromosome abnormality I won’t ever know. It was pretty easy… Read More NT Screening (The Most Detailed Doctor Visit Ever)
Dear Little Guy, Six more days until your due date. I have been feeling fairly well during the last few weeks considering how late in the pregnancy it is. I’ve told a few people that I feel better now than I did during my entire second trimester, when I was supposed to feel great. I’m tired,… Read More Bumpdate: 39 Weeks 1 Day