Well, the cold is getting better, and with my recovery from that seemed to amp up an new wave of intense pregnancy symptoms. My nausea elevated to new and dizzying heights, and is making me feel pretty gross pretty much constantly. I’ve been crazy emotional (the tear kind, not the yelling kind— thankfully) and I’m… Continue reading This is your body. This is your body on HCG
I wanted to share my sweet one’s development this week– it’s a big week for baby! Look at that! From The Pregnancy Zone: Now that you have reached the 6th week of pregnancy, this is a very busy time for your developing embryo. The brain of your 6 week fetus develops into 3 different parts. First is… Continue reading 6 Weeks, 1 Day
I’m 6 weeks pregnant today, yay! I am exceptionally happy over this news, because it means my baby is really a month old. My sweet one is growing– and tomorrow or so I’ll chronicle all the 6 week growth facts. That sore throat I started to feel nag at me on Saturday night and manifested… Continue reading 6 Weeks + Sick with a Cold
Let me tell you what I think about healthy snacks. I think they are gross. I kinda think all food in general is gross, but healthy snacks are high up on my hate meter. Why is it that every pregnancy book and app and website tells you that you should be eating healthy stuff but… Continue reading Healthy. Snacks.
Last night I was sitting on the couch and realized I was getting a sore throat. I thought to myself, maybe this is just from the temp change (it went from 60 to 40 overnight) and the stress of Black Friday and just stress in general. Maybe it’s from a spicy food I don’t remember… Continue reading Oh joy. I’m sick. No, really sick
Yesterday was a hard day. I was crabby, nausea was queen of my life, and I was super exhausted. I tried to get my attitude in check to so our normal day after Thanksgiving stuff— ie Black Friday, but I wore out really fast and needed to take a 2.5 hour nap. I was desperately… Continue reading 5 wk 4 days
This morning, I want to reflect on how thankful I am. I am just so blessed to be celebrating with the most wonderful gift a person could ask for– a sweet baby growing in my belly. I feel so lucky, because I had wanted and wanted and wished and hoped so hard for this —… Continue reading So thankful