The Star Gazer

Well, I wanted to sit here, drink my tea, and write during the first calm, solo, relatively well-rested morning hour I have had in six weeks. Alas, the baby monitor I bought yesterday keeps losing the link and so I'm completely paranoid that in my bedroom there is a shrieking baby, whom I'm happily ignoring [...]

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Quick Pregnancy Update

I just realized that I haven't let all my adoring fans (ha) know about our news, which is now over a month old. We found out at our 20-week scan, which I purposely scheduled before our trip to the US: we are having a GIRL!!!At two different scans, my doctor had told me that it [...]

The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly Cry

Well, today has been a day. Thankfully, one that is almost over. In fact, I should already be in bed, considering I've gotten five - six hours of sleep the past two nights, which in and of itself is scary for a thyroid-addled depressive mom of a wild child but is absolutely terrifying for a [...]

8 1/2 Weeks and Counting (Except When I Forget Completely)

Size: kidney bean Fun Fact: tail just about gone Baby Enjoying: swimming around and doing flips - so they tell me, I can't feel anything Mommy Enjoying: vinegary foods (marinated artichoke hearts, pickles, coleslaw, sauerkraut, salads, etc...), gardening (who knew pregnancy would be the motivation I needed?), Lark Rise to Candleford: a pregnant girl has [...]