Monthly Archives: July 2009

Superhero in Training

 . . . as I knelt on the bathroom floor, in my suit, throwing up for the third time since breakfast, I was struck by the realization that my Mom was not born with an innate ability to “suck it up,” … Continue reading

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Meeting the Bean

It was such an overwhelming and overwhelmingly perfect moment.  I wish I could bottle that feeling! Yesterday started out as one of the most stressful days I have ever had, and it ended as the most wonderful day of my … Continue reading

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Busted!

So, my tummy troubles have become somewhat more manageable ever since the unfortunate fertilization incident.  However, the constant queasies have been replaced by the constant sleepies.  I am overwhelmingly tired exhausted all the time.  Because I cannot seem to keep … Continue reading

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Stopping to Smell the Roses?

So, I did something on the way home from work today that I have not done since my grad school days . . .  I threw up in someone’s flower bed. As I mentioned in Sunday’s post, my tummy has … Continue reading

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Tummy Troubles

I am now 7 weeks pregnant and so far, it has not been that bad.  I discussed my symptoms at 5 weeks in an earlier post, and for the most part those are still lingering.  Most of my new issues … Continue reading

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Farewell Ferragamo?

I have a lot of friends who have children, and one of the lingering effects pregnancy has had on most of their bodies is that their feet have grown anywhere between 1/2 and 1 full size.  The thought of this … Continue reading

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Open Mouth, Insert Foot

A recent conversation with Vik: Me:  How am I supposed to know everything is okay with the baby?  I don’t feel pregnant. Vik:  How can you not feel pregnant?  Look at how huge your boobs are, and how much they … Continue reading

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