I can admit it. Right now, I am probably that lovely word that rhymes with witch to many. If only they knew though, the “joy” I am going through. My migraines originally started while I was pregnant with Aubrey. I knew very well that more than likely, they would come back just as much in […]
Tomorrow is our first trimester screening ultrasound. We’ve seen the twins throughout this pregnancy as hyperemesis has gotten the best of me. And even with the first trimester coming to an end, sorry to all those that told me it would end but you’re wrong. I’m still showing no signs of letting up on the […]
While some might think I’m insane and that it’s too early in a pregnancy to make such a “life-changing” decision. After this pregnancy, I want to get my tubes tied. Yes, I’m only 24. At one time, I had thought about how awesome it would be to be a surrogate. Now, no way could I […]
It enters everyone’s mind. Can I breastfeed? Well, I hope I can. Yup, I failed at breastfeeding. Twice. Now, the twins will be born at a different hospital than their big sisters (Thank god after the last nightmare) and I have been told that there are eight lactation consultants for moms after delivery. It’s all […]
We have hit 11 weeks. Now, this might not make sense but I’m shocked I’m already to 11 weeks but I’m also saying this slow? Yes, I know. Let’s blame it on the hormones. Morning sickness is still kicking me. Hopefully the meds we started will kick in soon. I’m not AS tired but I […]
As the 11 week mark nears, this has been a long haul already. I’ve had to have two IVs in the last week to get re-hydrated. On Saturday, we did another ultrasound to make sure things were okay and from what was seen, babies are growing as they should. We know now that the twins […]
My friend Jonesy came up with the belly bump name ha.
If there is one thing that I am learning about having a multiples pregnancy, I’m learning to throw out anything from previous pregnancies and imagine yourself pregnant for the first time ever. Everything is different from the prenatal care to the way your body acts. I have already gotten “the baby bump” and I can […]
It is hard for me to believe I am almost 8 weeks pregnant. Of course, in a few weeks it will turn to, are we there yet? In a few weeks, I plan to take a gender prediction test before we have the ultimate ultrasound showing what babies are. But to have some fun, I […]
Hi members of Lily-pad. Be sure to leave a comment. I am still in shell shock. If you by chance saw our Wordless Wednesday, we received big news on Tuesday. TWINS. Now to give an idea, I stopped taking birth control last August because of the health issues and I just figured, I’d rather […]
To say this pregnancy is going to be easy, well, that’s wishful thinking. I’ve debated posting this and kind of gone back and forth with myself but, then again, someone else might be able to relate to my experience or maybe, someone might end up going through what I went through so far and not […]
Sometimes, I am convinced the “namer” of morning sickness was a man. If you are a woman, you know that morning sickness can truly be all day sickness. What are some ways you fought morning sickness in pregnancy? I’ve always been told these tips or things to try- Small sips of water throughout the day […]
This weekend has been an “eventful” weekend but hopefully, things will get NORMAL. We had a hospital stay this weekend but hopefully, I can do what I need to do. Stick Baby Stick.