These days I usually lay in bed at night with my hand on my lower belly waiting for the pings and thuds to be strong enough for Dave to feel. Last night the bean was pushing a little harder than usual, so he finally got to feel something. It was so much fun feeling the […]
I have these little thumps going on in my belly this morning that aren’t strong enough to feel on the outside, but I can feel them on the inside. It feels like when you put a butterfly in a glass jar and they thump around trying to fly. Just soft little knocks and pings. This […]
“I’m glad you’re documenting the downfall of my happiness, free time, and spare cash.” You’re welcome honey. And don’t forget about the boobs. Your top secret security clearance is about to expire.
Week 19 of Pregnancy: Vernix Develops Six inches long this week and about eight ounces in weight, your baby is the size of a large mango and is now covered in a protective substance called vernix. Arms and legs are finally in proportion, neurons are now connected between the brain and muscles, and cartilage throughout […]
I am midway through my 19th week of pregnancy. I’m a terrible pregnant mom. But the real deal is that I’ve just been exhausted. It’s a lot more draining being pregnant at 38 than it was at 23. Yeesh! Thankfully Dave, Autumn, & Sophia have really stepped up pitching in on the household chores. I’m […]
Taken down in Galveston at Aunt Haydee’s house.
Just about 7 weeks and 1 day pregnant…with a lima bean!
Taken on December 27, 2008
This is from way back when I would go over to Dave’s basement apartment to find him reading some baseball stats book while listening to vintage Wire vinyl or the like. Life was simple. He seemed so happy then.