Motherhood

New Home, New Year, New Hope

It’s been a while since my last post.  I have been happily nesting in our new home.  It was quite the experience because we moved in between the week of Christmas and New Years.  Trying to get everything done before businesses were shut down along with the hubs not being able to take time off […] Read more…

Trying To Conceive Resource & Lingo 101 Pt.1

Once you start trying to conceive or even begin to think about it, you will often feel like you’re learning a whole new language- but I suppose it’s that way with everything new.  I remember planning my wedding and nonchalantly telling the hubs that we had to take pictures for our STDs {save the dates}.  […] Read more…

Gratitude on This Thanksgiving

I have so much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.  Even with the recent loss I’ve had to endure and the overall feeling that 2011 has been a challenging year, I know that I have an abundance of blessings.  Every Thanksgiving, it is tradition in my family to hold hands right before dinner is served […] Read more…

I Have an Ectopic Pregnancy Pt. 2

In my last post, I told you about the doctors discovering my ectopic pregnancy and the choices they gave me.  Considering that I don’t have any children yet and I am still young, I will only lose one of my tubes as a last resort, so I decided to get the shot of methotrexate. The […] Read more…

I Have an Ectopic Pregnancy

One of the saddest days of my life was two days ago.  At 4 weeks and 6 days pregnant, doctors were able to confirm that I have a non viable pregnancy- it’s ectopic.  I went to the doctor’s office with a sense of calmness while trying to keep high hopes.  But even with the positive […] Read more…

HCG Levels: Not The News I Wanted To Hear

I heard from the doctor’s office today and it definitely was not the news I wanted to hear.  At 4 weeks and 4 days pregnant, she told me that my hCG beta levels were at 7,400 and that they should be higher.  She also mentioned that my progesterone level was at 4.1 and should be […] Read more…

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