Category: First trimester

What have we done?

Originally written Saturday, September 3, 2011Five weeks pregnant O.M.G. You know those days when your toddler is kind of HORRIBLE? This is one of those days x 1,000,000. Baby Boy didn’t nap at all this morning — just screamed in his crib for an… Continue Reading “What have we done?”

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 5

Week 5 (Aug. 27 to Sept. 2)  Symptoms: Oh God. The nausea. Please stop. Also: dog nose has returned, and every smell on the planet offends me. Heartburn (already, what the #$&@?). And pregnancy brain — I’m an airhead again. Body changes: Bloaty. Possibly a… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 5”

Here come the symptoms …

Originally written on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011Four weeks, three days pregnant Um, woah. Pregnancy symptoms have set in EARLY, guys. This is what I’ve been experiencing for the past WEEK! Nausea with a capital N. Last time around, I didn’t start feeling sick until five weeks. This time?… Continue Reading “Here come the symptoms …”

Two times the fun?

Originally written on Wednesday, August 31, 2011Four weeks, four days pregnant I had my first doctor’s appointment (with my GP) on Monday. I was pretty surprised that he didn’t do a pee test, but he said if I’d already done one, there was no… Continue Reading “Two times the fun?”

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 4

Week 4  (Aug. 20 to Aug. 26)  Symptoms: Nausea like WHOA. Otherwise I definitely wouldn’t have taken a pregnancy test at 3w3d. Body changes: Bloaty Cravings: None Aversions: None High point: Positive pregnancy test FTW! Low point: Slight bit of freaking out (“OMG will I be… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 4”