Its So Surreal

Pregnancy Status: Week 28 Current Mood: Hard to say; it is so surreal that soon I’ll be using the words “Mom” and “Son” when referring to my life Hormone Level: Normal-ish but needy Cravings: Nothing specific Looking forward to: “Meeting” Ace Right now fearing: Not having the nursery finished in time! Partner’s Status: He’s excited […]

Glucose Tolerance Test: 3 Hour

Arrived at 8am … My blood was drawn to have a glucose level to base the following tests on, before drinking the sugar solution. Finished the red sugar solution drink at 8:27AM which was chilled and tasted like overly sweetened fruit punch.  Yes, I admit I kinda liked it. I’m a little worried about the […]

Glucose Tolerance Test: 1 Hour

I had my standard Gestational Diabetes Test yesterday.  My blood was drawn an hour after drinking a bottle of red sugary beverage (that didn’t taste bad at all actually; just like over-sugared fruit punch) and I was told “no news is good news” … Today I get a call from my doctors office letting me […]

the first time I saw his tiny face …

One of the local medical colleges were in need of ultrasound models for their students’ final evaluation licensing.  I was more than happy to volunteer to be an ultrasound model, not only to assist future technicians, but also to also have Ace’s vitals checked and to get to see him! I’m so excited to have […]