Week 41 + 5 (for those of you not in the ‘know’ on pregnancy talk, this means 41 weeks and 5 days pregnant – a baby is considered ‘due’ anywhere between 37-42 weeks). 1,690 more words
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I see a great deal of beauty in mathematics. There is much beauty in a well-described, step-by-step proof of a theorem.
Lately I have been learning algorithms for parsing and compilers from a pair of marvelous books. 188 more words
One of the most empowering parts of motherhood is learning to be confident in owning your experiences. You research topics and become educated so you can make informed decisions that are right for… 1,194 more words
Ethan (& Steve and I) spent 11 nights in the hospital. They were hard. He had many blood transfusions and multiple platelett infusions. On Thursday 10/30 he had a spinal tap/lumbar puncture, bone marrow biopsy, and his first dose of intrathecal chemo (chemo to protect disease in the central nervous system). 283 more words
Pregnant women often fear that having their labor induced will lead to a c-section. In her bestselling book, Expecting Better, Emily Oster cites fear of a c-section as the primary reason she opted not to have her labor induced. 1,256 more words
Started the day off with a 9.00 class where we watched and analysed our first assignment clips. It was fascinating. I was so sure nobody was going to understand my clip, because it lacked camera movement and it really did not have a beginning and an end, but yet again I should not have worried. 287 more words