20 Weeks: Yes, the Adoption is Still On!

20 Weeks: Yes, the Adoption is Still On!

I’ve had a lot of people ask me if we’re still planning on adopting, and I’ve had even more people assume that the adoption is now off. What?? Don’t you think I can handle 3 kids?!?!?  J  Okay, maybe not all at once. But yes, the adoption is still on. We don’t have...
23 Weeks: Pull my toes!!!!

23 Weeks: Pull my toes!!!!

“Pull my toes!” I screamed to Mark while lying in bed the other night. No, it’s not a kinky bedroom fetish I have.  Thanks to the babies growing in my belly, I have just entered the wonderful world of leg cramps. They can strike at any time, but they...
19 Weeks: Cleavage, How I Love You…

19 Weeks: Cleavage, How I Love You…

Okay… my stomach is bigger (obviously), my hips are wider and my legs are flabbier.  But there is a silver lining… Oh yes… hello cleavage!! Let me start by pointing out that I have never had cleavage, even with the help of chicken cutlets (aka boob boosters), water...
Beer: How I Miss You…. aka Bitter Amy

Beer: How I Miss You…. aka Bitter Amy

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  To all of you who will be out celebrating and drinking green beer tonight… bite me. I’m sorry if I sound a bit harsh, but saying no to beer is one of the hardest things I’ve had to do since being pregnant.  As much as I miss martinis and...
IVF

IVF

I’ve had a lot of emails asking me about IVF.  It can be a very sensitive subject for some people, and that’s why Mark and I decided to be very open about the procedures we went through. Getting pregnant is supposed to be such a natural experience, and when you’re...