Brotherly Love

October 18, 2015 Heather 1

Oakley loves resting his head on or against my bump. He often falls asleep like that.    Key Lime likes kicking his big brother in the face, sending his love the only way he can.  Sometimes Oak kisses the spots that move. Last night he happily wagged his tail when Read More

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Glucose

September 11, 2015 Heather 0

I split my class an hour before school ended and went to my one hour glucose test appointment this afternoon (which actually took two hours between the waiting room and them forgetting I was there for the test and waiting to give me the spoiled sunkist drink). They send the Read More

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Not Raiding

September 9, 2015 Heather 0

Sometimes giving up commitments that were stressors can lead to happier things.  Jeremy is raiding tonight, as evidenced by the loud clicking of his keyboard. I’m not, and that used to bug me often after I gave it up.  Not tonight. Tonight I’m cuddled in bed with Oakley, relaxed and Read More

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Sad

September 7, 2015 Heather 2

I don’t know what to say today.  I’ve been sad lately. Even when I’m happy, there’s a layer of sad on top and it comes back quickly. Is it the stress from work, Aunt Sadie dying and the feeling of losing my family, pregnancy hormones, something else, or all of Read More

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24 weeks

September 6, 2015 Heather 0

Sometimes I feel like I can’t show my excitement or happiness because it won’t matter to others or they won’t share that. And that feeling diminishes my own. I need to try and push that feeling away and be happy regardless. My baby reached viability today, which means that if Read More