Here we go again

We have some exciting news to share that I haven’t even posted on my Facebook page yet. It will come to no surprise to some of you that we are expecting again!! We tried for about a year and it has been a stressful and emotional journey for me. At some point I was wondering…

Nothing Went As planned: A Birth Story

I had this image in my mind that everything was going to work out. I printed out a birth plan I found online and filled it out. I even discussed it with my husband and we talked about what we wanted to do once it was time to go to the hospital. My doctor told…

Due date nearing

I’m at the point where I’m going to the OB weekly now. I’m at 38 weeks and going to be 39 on Thursday. I’m super anxious and excited at the same time about the birthing process. There are a million things running through my mind. The baby, the wedding, what videos I’m going to post…

My pregnancy summary

First trimester: I definitely felt a lot more headaches and more of the cramps you feel in your lower abdomen. You know that feeling you have when you have your period? That’s what I felt. The headaches were really bad but I didn’t take anything for them. Many times they lasted the whole day. I…

The 6 things going through my mind while pregnant

Every pregnant woman worries about different things. This is a list of the things that I was going through and what I was concerned about throughout my pregnancy. 1. Zika virus This has been worrying me since I first read about it online. If you haven’t heard about this, it’s a virus that spreads through…

Baby movement and heartbeat

Hearing baby’s heartbeat: Ever since I became pregnant it’s been hard to tell if the baby is ok or not. I decided to get a fetal doppler from a site called ClinicalGuard. I got the Sonoline B Handheld Pocket Fetal Doppler because it got better reviews online. I heard that I shouldn’t get the Jumper…

Sonograms, glucose test and 3D/4D imaging

My 1st Sonogram [12/14/15]: After my colposcopy, my doctor said that I could schedule my first sonogram anytime after. The colposcopy doesn’t affect the results of the sonogram. After I schedule it I received a call from the hospital reminding me of my appointment and letting me know what I need to do before I…

At the beginning

At the beginning: Currently I am 19 weeks pregnant which is roughly in the 5th month of my pregnancy. I didn’t start recording my pregnancy from the beginning because I didn’t really have time. I am in the process of moving from Maryland back to Pennsylvania so everything has just been really busy with work…