Weekly countdown

Mar 16, 2009
At our appointment last week, the new doctor measured my uterus and announced that I was due to deliver this baby one or two weeks earlier than we had previously thought. © 2009 Helios Media, Inc.  Please click here to see →MORE...

It is hard to believe that this pregnancy is already more than halfway over, that I am close enough to the finish line to taste the sweet and painful victory of birth.  It seems like only yesterday I came home early →MORE...

Feb 24, 2009
These days, the baby is roughly the size and shape and general consistency of a canteloupe.  It is very long, a fact that I blame entirely on my husband, who is the size and shape and general consistency of a giant.  →MORE...

Feb 11, 2009
I did not expect to relish pregnancy.  Quite frankly, I expected to hate it because my mother hated it.  I expected to find pregnancy uncomfortable and demanding and to experience turbulent morning sickness the likes of which I had never known. →MORE...