Third Trimester Update

Pregnancy Status: Week 32 Current Mood: ugh. Ace is pushing his entire body into my left side which is really painful and also adds to the lower back pain Cravings: none this week Looking forward to: my little boy being born Right now fearing: the discomfort for the remainder of my third trimester Partner’s Status: […]

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: 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 […]

sweet tooth

Pregnancy Status: Week 24 Current Mood: feeling so unprepared for Ace’s birth Hormone Level: getting back on track Cravings: SWEETS Looking forward to: holding Acelyn in my arms for the first time Right now fearing: birthing methods ~ researching anything and everything! Partner’s Status: a little overwhelmed by all my planning, but excited

little black maternity dress

… It occurs to me that I’ve been tracking my “baby bump” in photos since Week 13, but haven’t posted any here on my blog!  Maybe I’ll just post a collage of them when Ace is born 🙂