Category: Week 14

The power of protein

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 13 weeks, 3 days pregnant I admit it. I’ve been slack on the protein front lately. The whole feeling-like-poo-nonstop thing made me stop eating — even thinking — about chicken, and beef intake was rare. Even my favourite scrambled eggs… Continue Reading “The power of protein”

Painting project

You’ve heard me rave before about Jewel’s Lullabye album, particularly the song, Sweet Dreams. I listened to it manically while trying to conceive, and I especially identified with the line, “It was grey in a world without you.” Even before I was pregnant, I… Continue Reading “Painting project”

Sign of the times

My baby is going to be a Gemini! I can’t believe I didn’t think of this earlier. As a Leo, I’ve always been (kinda) interested in astrological mumbo-jumbo — and have always felt I was very much a Leo. But, oddly enough, it didn’t… Continue Reading “Sign of the times”

Not Me Monday: Pregnancy brain edition

Monday, November 30, 2009 13 weeks, 1 day pregnant While texting Little Sis today, I did not forget how to spell “inevitable.” I definitely didn’t stare at the screen of my BlackBerry for a solid minute, thinking “E-N …? I-N-E …?” I did not… Continue Reading “Not Me Monday: Pregnancy brain edition”

Look how far we’ve come, my baby!

Sunday, November 29, 2009 13 weeks pregnant Officially in the second trimester! Yessssssssss! Today is a huge milestone. I’m officially in the second trimester, and we all know what that means. It is kind of hard to believe I’m 1/3 of the way there,… Continue Reading “Look how far we’ve come, my baby!”