Category: Preparing

Hospital packing checklists

Remember when I went into the hospital last time and had a really deluded idea of what I would pack? Well, as Darling Husband constantly reminds me, I packed … too much. He has said MANY times, “We won’t be bringing HALF the amount… Continue Reading “Hospital packing checklists”

"I’m wearing my wife apron and my mom hat."

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 36 weeks, 3 days pregnant 25 DAYS TO GO! OK, I totally admit it: I am rocking the ’50s housewife gig so far on maternity leave, and I love it just as much as I thought I would. Today is… Continue Reading “"I’m wearing my wife apron and my mom hat."”

We passed!

Saturday, May 1, 2010 34 weeks, 6 days pregnant 36 DAYS TO GO Darling Husband and I had our second (and final) prenatal class today. In a fit of pregnancy-brain forgetfulness, I don’t think I ever got around to blogging about the first class.… Continue Reading “We passed!”

Dear Baby …

Friday, April 2, 2010 30 weeks, 5 days pregnant Dear Baby, I bought your playard yesterday on my lunch break, and couldn’t wait to come home and set it up. It has a bassinet on the top, and that’s where you will sleep when… Continue Reading “Dear Baby …”

Not Me Monday: Presents edition

Monday, March 22, 2010 29 weeks, 1 day pregnant I did not come home from my baby shower and arrange all of my lovely gifts in a pile on the living room carpet — with a very gleeful me in the middle I did… Continue Reading “Not Me Monday: Presents edition”