I feel unsettled. I feel like any minute, the powers-that-be are going to jump out of the sky and say, “You’ve been punked!”. I feel like we are living in a movie plot line and I am but a helpless character stuck in my home, praying that I am not the next person to turn … Continue reading Unexpected Heart Results and a Real Life "Would you Rather?"
Setting: Our bedroom. Random night. Sometime past midnight. Cade (from bassinet beside our bed): Squawk! Cry… Me (sleepily but hurriedly): Lyndon, you need to get him, I’m pumping! Lyndon (looking bewildered): Umm… no you’re not. I opened my eyes. I was in bed. There was definitely no breast pump attached to me. I burst out … Continue reading Amniotic Banding or Ankle Rolls? – A Long Awaited Appointment with the Geneticist
♪ Breech, breech, baby… do do do do do do do do… ♫ Do you hear it?! Lately, I’ve had that (slightly altered) version of Vanilla Ice in my head more times than I would like to admit. I apologize if it now plagues you too. Four weeks ago, at our 32-week routine prenatal check-up, … Continue reading Part VII – Upside Down, Rightside Up, or Sideways?