Monthly Archives: May 31, 2010

Nolan’s Birth Story

Wow…has it already been over two three weeks since Nolan was born? I know I’ve been deep within the post-partum fog, but it seems that time has flown even faster with all the breast feeding, the bilirubin tests, matching Nolan to orange and yellow paint samples, and people in the house helping out. Justin usually…read more

Week 38 – Where I Find Motivation to Clean House

I had my 38 week check-up yesterday and was convinced that even though I was STILL not contracting regularly, and the contractions were STILL not increasing in intensity, and that my water STILL had not broken, that my cervix was at least dilating. And I had partially convinced myself that if I was far enough…read more

On Baby Watch

I already announced this on Facebook the other day and would’ve here as well, but I’ve gotten lazy. Wednesday morning I had my 37 week check-up. My weight was good (36 pounds gained), my blood pressure was good (110/75), even my pee was good (no sugar and very little protein)! The doctor asked about contractions,…read more

Week 37

Some days I can’t believe it’s only been 37 weeks. Other days it seems like it’s been 97 weeks. Like most of last month when Justin was gone for about four weeks. Any of you familiar with my Facebook updates got to witness my mental breakdowns (like crying hysterically over missing Gavin’s bus from daycare…read more