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Our Thanksgiving Gender Reveal!

{23 weeks}

We wanted to keep it simple, and just open the envelope with the gender result our midwife wrote down for us. No cakes or balloons or outfits.  94 more words

2nd Trimester

She Moved!

I began Thanksgiving day by telling our surrogate that I was so grateful for her, as without her help, our daughter, Penny, would not be possible for us! 181 more words


14-week update: Happy Thanksgiving!

How far along: 14 weeks

Meds: all taken daily – prenatal vitamins (I just switched to Nature’s Sunshine and LOVE it – one easy-to-swallow tablet that doesn’t make me nauseous and just $23 for a 4-month supply!), DHA, probiotic, generic Unisom 12.5 mg + vitamin B6 50 mg at night for morning sickness, Levothyroxine 112 mcg… 457 more words

Its That Time of the Year... 2nd Trimester is Heeeeere!!

(Oops, thought I had posted this last week!… at any rate, here it is!)

Its finally here… helloooo 2nd trimester! I’ve been feeling pretty good overall. 461 more words


Intended Parent Journey: My Story So Far

OKAY, this is an INCREDIBLY LONG post, but I wanted to share my story as an Intended Mother so far, I began this as a way of getting my feelings out there, as being an intended mother is sometimes very lonely, like you feel a lot left out! 2,185 more words


Lessons from Prenatal Yoga

{22 weeks}

I’ve been going to a prenatal yoga class somewhat regularly. There’s a “mom & baby” studio that opened up near our apartment. It’s so new that I was the only one to show up for the first few classes. 162 more words

2nd Trimester

Hello 2nd Trimester.... 14 weeks

Well, officially into another phase of this pregnancy and starting to relax into it…

Once again, spotting has stopped. Saw OB today and she can’t see the clot now, so hopefully that’s the end – though she said if it happens again not to panic…. 220 more words