Pregnancy Update: Keeping Us On Our Toes

This baby? She's keeping us on our toes, y'all. When I was pregnant with N and T, I worried about normal things like birth defects, pre-term labor, whether they'd have two heads, you know the normal stuff. I also worried about the effects of gestational diabetes since I had the condition with both boys. I knew that they could potentially be really big if we didn't control the condition. I … [Read more...]

Are You Having A Boy or A Girl?

When I wasn't being a crazy person worrying during the first trimester, I managed to perform several of the old wives' tales for finding out the baby's gender. Here are the results: The Ring Test: The ring made a very distinct circle over my belly, indicating a girl (although this one says the opposite gender depending on what site you look at) The Chinese Gender Calendar: Said it is a … [Read more...]

One Trimester Down, Two To Go!

First Trimester Sherry

We weren't exactly trying to get pregnant, but as my OB/GYN says, if you aren't preventing, you're trying. Why I Checked While we were in California in June, my skin was really good. Not a pimple in sight. I just wrote it off as the lovely water and relaxing. But, when we were packing up to head home, I got a weird wave of nausea. The boys had been talking about not feeling great the night … [Read more...]