Archives for March 2010

Marination

In the beginning of my pregnancy, I wondered about stretch marks. Okay AND everything else.  Most of my friends had an idea or two about stretch marks.  A lot of my friends with kids under five walked away without stretch marks.  Randomly, my friends with kids older than five seemed to have stretch marks.  Coincidence, […]

My Top 5 Favorite Third Trimester Moments

1. Full. That is the best way to describe the way I feel 24/7…I wake up full. I walk around full. I swear I get full if I look at food. My eyes are bigger than my stomach is an understatement. I max out after a few bites or if I drink water too fast. […]

My Doula Search Continues

When I first heard of birth doulas I immediately thought it sounded wonderful.  Women supporting and coaching  women through labor and delivery.  Sold!  However, I didn’t think it would be so hard to find one I liked.  My Doctor reminded me that I want a woman I feel comfortable with since she might be giving […]

Movie Dance

Decided to see the movie Crazy Heart after dinner the other night.  Immediately following a bacon/avocado burger and fries from Belly Restaurant put my jeans in a super tight category for the movie.  Needless to say, sitting in the packed movie theatre was a chore.  I ended up standing up in the back of the […]

Shaving with a Belly

No one told me that as my belly grows bigger, shaving my Vah jay jay would become a process.  People mentioned how you couldn’t see your feet or thighs when you get really pregnant.  I knew that day would come but I enjoyed the beginning because I could pull my stomach to the side to […]