weeks 16 to 18 were filled with more waiting, but more “life.” here’s a look back at those weeks while we moved, prepared for an amniocentesis, and house hunted! week 16: on july 27, we headed to our perinatologist in Oakland hoping to be able to have the amniocentesis done this day. i was freshly 16 weeks pregnant and just barely into the window of … Continue reading the waiting weeks 2.0: weeks 16-18
over the next few posts, i will attempt to do my best to get you caught up to the current (almost 22 weeks) stage in my pregnancy. we left off at 14 weeks, so here we go with the following weeks. i call them the waiting weeks. welcome to the waiting weeks. weeks 14-16 of my pregnancy. they were weeks spent literally in waiting. waiting … Continue reading the waiting weeks
i want to start this post off by first saying thank you for all the love and support you all have shown me over these last few days. i was hesitant to share the last post, but you have shown me grace and i am so grateful for that. now to go back to the weeks following my last post… we just received the results … Continue reading in darkness, there is light
editors note: this post is lengthy. it is a completely, transparent, honest recollection of my days following the first sign of bad news. i am embarrassed by many of my thoughts and emotions, but i said i was going to be honest when i started this blog. i can only speak for myself, so i briefly touch on Mike throughout these days. please know, this is … Continue reading the dark days
the first time our lives turned upside down was when Landon was born. the second time, it was June 28th and i was freshly 12 weeks pregnant. we were on the verge of starting to break the news to our friends and extended families that Landon would be a big brother. up until now, everything was pretty textbook. baby looked healthy, had a strong heartbeat, … Continue reading the day our lives turned upside down.
hi. if you are joining me here, you probably just read my instagram post, or heard from a friend, or from me, Mike or my family about this crazy idea of mine to start a blog. truthfully, this is something that has been on my heart for quite some time, ever since we learned the initial shocking news about baby #2. and truthfully, it’s very … Continue reading jumping in.