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May 24, 2016

5/24/16 The NIPT results came in today. We got an excited call from E… the results are NORMAL! Negative/low risk for all of the abnormalities that the MaterniT21 tests for… And, my gut feeling was correct… it is a BOY! … Continue reading

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Twenty Six

I’ve felt a bit emotional the past week or so, for different reasons. Nothing I care to write about tonight. I’m almost feeling a bit hormonal, but it’s not consistent. At 10:33 PM tonight it will be 26 weeks since … Continue reading

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May 16, 2016

I’ve gained two pounds thus far. I feel like it’s more but the numbers don’t lie. Today we had our nuchal scan with MFM at the hospital. The nuchal measurement is 1.9, which is well below the 3.0 that Dr. … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Mother’s Day

On this day last year: Mother’s Day. I went to a brunch at a nearby function facility with my mother and grandmother. Neither knew I was pregnant; in fact, my mother commented that I looked like I lost weight. The … Continue reading

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May 2, 2016

5/2/16 Well, today I found out what it feels like to go to an ultrasound and get good news. We had a visit with MFM at the hospital today, and at 10 weeks Dr. T was able to rule out … Continue reading

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April 28, 2016

Early to bed, late to rise is my new motto. Sleep has been okay, but I’m waking up at least once a night (usually around 2AM) to go to the bathroom. Luckily I fall back asleep quickly. So I guess … Continue reading

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April 19, 2016

4/19/16 Tomorrow is our first ultrasound of this pregnancy. I should be just around eight weeks. During each of my other pregnancies I had early ultrasounds by now. During my first, my cycles were so wacky that we did an … Continue reading

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Sound of Silence

Something strange is happening. Well, not so strange ordinarily – but different for me for the past few months. I am alone in my house. This hasn’t happened since November 15, 2016. The Husband took McLovin to visit his grandparents this … Continue reading

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April 13, 2016

4/13/16 I am early to bed, late to rise… I cannot drag myself out of bed in the mornings. Monday off with the dog and cat was relaxing. I wish I hadn’t been sick in order to have a day … Continue reading

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April 11, 2016

4/11/16 Last night was a terrible night… I was so sick I felt like something out of The Exorcist. I have never been so sick in any of my previous pregnancies. The Husband was kind enough to cook us dinner. … Continue reading

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