Monthly Archives: November, 2011

Go Blue! (Or go greenish?)

I am cautiously crossing my fingers.  Could I be turning a new leaf in this pregnancy?  Could my stomach be deceiving me?  Today, I had, gulp, very little nausea.  What?  OK, now that I said it out loud (ok, now that I typed it on the computer), I am destined for a green Tuesday.  Or, …

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Our bun’s first picture! Say cheese!

This week was a pretty exciting week…we had our first OB appointment and our very first look at our lil bun! On Monday afternoon, the hubs and I made the trek (ok, the 5 minute drive) to my OB.  We started off our visit with the ultrasound.  Luckily, the ultrasound machine is actually in my …

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Morning Sickness takes on The Food Network

I absolutely love TV shows that revolve around cooking competitions.  Cupcake Wars, Iron Chef, Top Chef…I love them all.  But, I have to say that this never-ending episodic nausea is really putting a damper on my viewing pleasure.  Last night, I was watching Top Chef Texas and nearly lost my dinner when they started cooking …

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The Kryptonite of Morning Sickness = Crackers

Whoever came up with the term “morning sickness” had a great sense of humor.  If I were coining the term, I think I would use “all day nausea from Hades”.  I wish this only happened in the morning.  Well, actually, I wish it didn’t happen at all, but I would be willing to settle with …

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Horse pills, I mean, Prenatal vitamins…

So, I am not a pill person.  I always seem to gag when I have to swallow a pill, and the idea of prenatal vitamins was just depressing.  Since my mother affectionately called prenatal vitamins “horse pills”, I knew there was going to be a problem. Yet, if I was going to weigh my gag …

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