Category: Week 23

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 23

Week 23 (Dec. 31 through Jan. 6)  Symptoms: Still dealing with what is potentially the worst pregnancy symptom ever. Trying to remember to drink more water and eat more fibre, but … pregnancy brain! It’s a losing battle! Oh, and heartburn. I’m taking a pill once a day…

Weekly re-cap

(Jan. 31 to Feb. 6) Symptoms: Round ligament pain, heartburn (even with my heartburn meds, sadly), leg cramps (sometimes so bad they cause me to have to sleep with them propped up on pillows). Body changes: This was another week where I feel my…

All things blue (and precious)

Friday, February 5, 2010 22 weeks, 5 days preggo This is bad. Really bad. I discovered an online, Canadian baby clothes shop that has free shipping — like all the time, totally free. God bless you, Please Mum. So of course, I immediately put…

Let’s try this again

Friday, February 5, 2010 22 weeks, 5 days preggo Remember how my little guy was totally uncooperative at our 20-week ultrasound, and the technician couldn’t get all of the heart photos they needed? Well, I’m very happy to report that at our do-over —…

How it happened …

Thursday, February 4, 2010 22 weeks, 4 days pregnant Wow, where to begin! Just a few days ago, I had this anonymous little person inside of me, and now that I know — with 100% certainty — that the person is a boy, everything…

Five realizations since finding out we’re having a boy

Thursday, February 4, 2010 22 weeks, 4 days pregnant Gender predictor tests are crap. I can’t wait to buy tiny golf shirts. I am making tons of pee-pee teepees. I already love this little boy fiercely. Dreams can change.

The big reveal …

Where it was dark, now there’s light Where there was pain, now there’s joy Where there was weakness, I found my strength All … in … the eyes of a boy Shocked or what? I know I was! More details to come, dear bloggie…

Today’s the day!

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 22 weeks, 2 days pregnant Today’s the day we find out the sex! Eeeeeeeeeeeek! The appointment is at 4:45 p.m., and they suggest eating “something sugary” about 20 minutes beforehand. So Darling Husband supplied me with all of the following:…

"But the D-D-Duggars! And I c-c-can’t stop crying!"

Monday, February 1, 2010 22 weeks, 1 day preggo So of course I watched the 19 Kids and Counting: Special Duggar Delivery last night. Sure, the whole rest of the world was watching the Grammy Awards. But I’m pregnant, and I have a sick…

The number 23

Sunday, January 31, 2010 22 weeks pregnant! Welcome to Week 23! I can’t believe there are only four weeks left of the second trimester. The third seems so final, like the baby could come at any time. Guess we’d better get moving on the…