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 🙂

time goes by so quickly!

Only 4 more months left before Ace comes into the world.  Time goes by so quickly! I feel so under-prepared, but am getting better.  I’ve been shopping online and have found some adorable clothes for Ace!  I’m especially excited about the randomness of the bundle I have coming in the mail 🙂 Still haven’t sent […]

Red Alert

Pregnancy Status: 20 Weeks Current Mood: feeling a bit out of sorts Hormone Level: RED ALERT Cravings: Ice Cream / Frozen Custard Looking forward to: clothes shopping for Ace Right now fearing: reading safety reviews for nursery furniture Partner’s Status: anxious for the next ultrasound  

Hormone woes

I’m starting to feel the change in hormones … it isn’t pretty. Normally I’m a very independent individual who loves her freedom, but lately I’m feeling very clingy and overreacting to the smallest things. I haven’t experienced any random outbursts of tears, just enhanced anger. Honestly, I thought the shift in hormones was a myth, […]