Belly pictures

Jul 21, 2009
The first CONTRACTION happened just after 2am on Monday morning; it woke me up violently and without warning. I spent most of the morning alternating between restless sleep – the sort of sleep that you have any time you know that →MORE...

(Alternate title: Am Too Sleepy To Be Original And Take New Photos.  Maybe Tomorrow.) On November 18, 2008, Donald and I found out that I would soon balloon to the size of a small planet in the name of bringing a →MORE...

Jul 13, 2009
They say that at the end, you think about the beginning. In my experience, this is true.  Which, of course, means that as this pregnancy slowly approaches its finish, I think about how it began.  The nearer I come to birthing →MORE...

Dear Whippersnapper, Yesterday, you and I kicked off the last week before our due date.  We have six days left.  SIX!  This is all I can think about.  All day long, I find myself rubbing and patting you and whispering about →MORE...

Jul 08, 2009
I think my husband mentioned something about a chocolate shake immediately before he snapped this image.  That explains why I’d be licking my chops, doesn’t it?