When we first found out I was pregnant, I quickly did some calculations and realized I’d be due in March. I daydreamed about hosting my first Christmas after moving from our tiny apartment, with an ever-expanding belly, having lots of time to explain to Buds what was happening, time to decorate a new nursery, and […]
This is how I spend a good portion of my day, monitoring the babies’ heartbeats!
Google mono mono twins and the first thing that pops up is survival rates. Terrifying. When I found out we were having mono mono twins, I googled the crap out of that before seeing my doctor. just so I had some kind of idea what to ask and expect. Sadly, my doctor confirmed most of […]
With our first pregnancy, we both knew that we wanted to find out the baby’s sex. While I was convinced we were having a girl, I had a dream after all!, Jason said from the beginning it was a boy. And of course, he was right, typical. Anyway, we found out together, smushed in the […]
If you’re like me, you had no idea that twins went much beyond identical and fraternal. Since we have not a one set of twins in my family, I didn’t really ever think about it. Turns out that there’s four levels of twins and as they move up a level, the more risky the pregnancy. […]
It doesn’t seem too long ago now that, on a whim, my doctor wheeled in the small ultrasound machine at our first appointment, at 11 weeks, just to have a peek. I stared at the screen, happily grinning, and then, squinting, because that couldn’t possibly be… All it took was for my doctor to say […]