So we’ve known we were expecting a girl from the get-go. Nothing about this pregnancy has been textbook “easy”. From the ridiculously laughable amount of morning sickness–to the strange and potentially borderline “risk out of the birth center” test results, she’s been trouble. When we announced our pregnancy back in October and our due date of May 26–we were immediately informed that the only day she could NOT make her grand debut would be May 17 as my sister would be graduating from college on that day. I laughed it off but told people to expect her that day just because she’s thrown us nothing but curve balls–and sure enough that is the day she chose to make her appearance! Continue reading
- Prenatal Vitamins taste like butt. Even the chewables. Luckily, this time I searched high and low and found one that tastes like non-sour sour patch kids. (Spring Valley Gummies from Walmart)
- That every time I cough, I puke. And every time I puke, I pee my pants. Not a little. A lot. I very quickly remembered why I took to bouts of morning sickness in my underwear. And went right back to my strip then puke routine.
- The exhaustion.
- That despite having the hungry horrors you can only eat two bites before you feel full. Continue reading