Second trimester

On Monday, this pregnancy concluded week seventeen.  I have gained only two pounds, but I look like I’ve put on twelve and given my sudden rediscovery of The Irrepressible Pregnant Hunger, I’m sure that I’m well on my way to doing →MORE...

May 09, 2012
In case you are wondering (and you probably are not, but my dad would have soooo much less ammunition against me if my blog went without my trademark habit of oversharing), the last eleven days in this house have been 100% →MORE...

May 04, 2009
For a long time, I hovered in that awful stage of pregnancy which I think is best described as IN-BETWEEN. My ass was too expansive to squeeze into my jeans, but was still small enough that maternity pants would pool at →MORE...

Reaching the end of the second trimester is a remarkably emotional experience.  It is not unlike teetering on the lip of your first high dive or gaping at the world from a ledge of a great canyon.  I am ELATED to →MORE...

Apr 20, 2009
-  Sarah?  I may need your help here. -  With what? -  I’m putting things in the freezer right now and it doesn’t quite fit. -  Okay? -  So I may need you to eat some ice cream. -  I think →MORE...