• I’m having a midwife. For my hospital birth.

    January 27, 2012

    I wasn’t going to write this post quite yet. At 5 1/2 weeks it seems a little early to blog on how you plan on delivering your child 8ish months from now. But with Twitter inquiries, questions from friends and family, and the fact that I had my first appointment yesterday; I’ve come to realize…

  • 5 weeks pregnant – and Hormonal Imbalances

    January 23, 2012

    I’m kind of blindly updating my weeks as I go until I get a definite date – but it’s about as close as I can make it. As far as I can tell, I was 5 weeks yesterday. My baby is the size of an apple seed. Aw. I’ve got the usual symptoms – heartburn,…

  • Guess What? {TTC update & an italic overload}

    January 17, 2012

    So you all know we’re TTC with the FAM method (charting/temping). Since Dec. 8th I’ve hunkered down and started charting for reals. And this past week I’ve been: exhausted achy bloated hungry ravenous having to pee all the time gassy (that’s just plain delightful to Sam – payback honey) irritable breaking out like I’m 15…