Thoughts and Happenings

Thoughts & Happenings 8/19/17

I'm reading fiction again for the first time in a few months. ^_^ It's a book by Elizabeth Berg and I'm enjoying it. I generally only read a few chapters per evening but hey, it's better than nothing! Her books are really introspective, which is wonderful and sort of a downer at the same time.… Continue reading Thoughts & Happenings 8/19/17

Pregnancy and Birth

Baby #5 | Pregnancy after D&C | Week Ten

Hey, I'm popping in today to give an update as I have somehow already reached ten weeks into this pregnancy!! To be perfectly honest, I didn't expect to make it this far...I assumed I would miscarry again. :( But low and behold, this little one is hanging in there! And I have been doing well;… Continue reading Baby #5 | Pregnancy after D&C | Week Ten

Pregnancy and Birth

Baby #5 | Pregnancy after D&C | Week Eight

Hello all! I thought I'd stop in to give a little update on the baby jelly bean. :) He or she looked fantastic on the ultrasound monitor today and had a heart rate of 168 beats per minute! After the ultrasound, I had my first official prenatal appointment with one of the midwives. It went… Continue reading Baby #5 | Pregnancy after D&C | Week Eight

Thoughts and Happenings

Thoughts & Happenings 06/09/17

My hCG levels from yesterday were almost triple what they'd been on Tuesday!! They went from 4,833 to 12,771 in forty-eight hours. ūüėä This is fantastic news as it means the pregnancy appears to be progressing normally! Some thoughts on this day at which point I've known about baby #5 for a little over twenty-four… Continue reading Thoughts & Happenings 06/09/17

Thoughts and Happenings

Thoughts & Happenings (May 15-31, 2017)

(This is two weeks worth of thoughts and happenings, which I'm planning to do for the whole summer. It's long but I really want to capture our days and also be able to write even if I'm not blogging like usual. So, read as much or as little as you want, or just check out… Continue reading Thoughts & Happenings (May 15-31, 2017)

Day in the Life

Day in the Life (May 2017)

May 22, 2017 Our night was somewhat better than the few before it, but Elizabeth still woke up a few times and was upset. When she got up at 5:45, I figured that she'd stay up after nursing, and I was right. We got up for the day at 6:00 and said good morning to… Continue reading Day in the Life (May 2017)

Day in the Life

Day in the Life (April 2017)

April 24, 2017 I absolutely did not want to get up¬†early this morning (lol)¬†but I had to so I could take Stephen to work and then¬†drive to my post-op appointment in the afternoon. It's as if Elizabeth knew the time, too, because at 5:28 she woke to breastfeed.¬†When I finished feeding her,¬†I got up and… Continue reading Day in the Life (April 2017)