Dear Little Guy, We went to your follow up anatomy scan on Monday. The choroid plexus cyst has dissolved. The news made me breathe a sigh of relief, even though deep down I knew there was nothing to worry about. I had been surprisingly calm during the last six weeks. I didn’t start worrying until the ultrasound… Read More 26 Weeks 1 day
Hubby and I have a hard time agreeing on baby names. For a guy scared of me turning him into a hippie by using cloth diapers and making him go to a natural childbirth class, his name choices continue to amaze me. One of his choices for a girl is Buttercup. I think he is… Read More Naming Baby
Dear Santa, This Christmas I would like my immune system back. I know the baby needs it for another three and a half months, but if you could improve on it just enough to keep me from getting sick in my last trimester, I would really appreciate it! Love, Emma
Dear Little Guy, You’ve reached another milestone today! 24 weeks and 1 day. Starting today you have a better chance of surviving if you decide to make your appearance before you’re full term. This makes me a happy mommy. I just hope you hold on until closer to your due date. You still have some baking to… Read More 24 Weeks 1 Day
I’m getting pretty tired of doctors. Between my primary care doctor, the OB, and the ultrasound doctor, I’ve seen a doctor about 6 times in 10 weeks. I got sick about 10 weeks ago and my primary care doctor told me I had a cold. The cold went away after about 2.5 to 3 weeks, but the… Read More Doctors, Doctors Everywhere
In an effort to save us money I’ve decided we are going to cloth diaper our babies. What’s just as great about it is that I’ll be helping save the planet at the same time. A few weeks ago I spent five straight hours looking at cloth diapers. Five. And I didn’t accomplish anything other than… Read More Pre-folds and AIOs and Hybrids, Oh My!