Category Archives: Pregnancy

Podcast No. 2: Was My Period 2 Weeks Late or Did I Have a Miscarriage?

We have added a podcast to this website.  You can access the podcasts via the menu above or go to the url www.birthgeek.com/podcast. Podcast No. 2: Was My Period 2 Weeks Late Or Did I Have a Miscarriage?

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When Are You Ready For The Next Baby?

Sometime after our baby had her first birthday people started asking us when we would have another; if we would have another one. Of course we would have another, uh uh I just didn’t realize it might be time. I … Continue reading

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One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, I went home for lunch from work and took a pregnancy test. It was positive. Today we have a 4 month old beautiful healthy daughter.

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It’s a Girl!!!

At around 1 am March 2nd Tuesday morning we had our baby. She was a girl we named Fiona Olivia and she weighed exactly 7 pounds. We are exstatic to say the least. She is healthy and beautiful. I will … Continue reading

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37 Weeks Pregnant; Loss of Mucus Plug

This morning as I layed in bed, I thought I felt almost as if I were going to pee my pants.  I got up and looked at the bed to make sure I had not broken my water yet.  Nope, … Continue reading

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36 Weeks Pregnant; Pelvic Bone Softening

This week marks my 36th week of pregnancy.  This is probaby the first week that I have felt uncomfortable, well aside from the 6 weeks of nausea during the first trimester but that was different. Sunday night I was unable … Continue reading

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35 Weeks Pregnant; Preparing for Labor

This week marks my 35th week being pregnant.  I have really started to notice that the baby is getting a lot bigger.  I really feel like I am busting out.  Up until last week I was quite comfortable.  I can’t … Continue reading

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Exercising During Pregnancy

Atrophy At some point during recent history it was decided that pregnant women were fragile, well at least in North America and other “industrialized” countries.  This lead to women not exerting themselves the entire 9 -10 months of pregnancy.  Then … Continue reading

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33 Weeks Pregnant and an Ultrasound

This last week marked 33 weeks pregnant for me.  Sadly it also marked a frustrating week with my ISP who happens to be Comcast.  Magically or suspiciously the internet would go down between 10 am and noon and come back … Continue reading

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32 Weeks Pregnant; Bring on the Protein

This week marks my 32nd week of pregnancy.  Today I was paging through the notebook where I had taken notes about my symptoms and feelings during the first trimester.  As I stared at my own handwriting, it sort of transported … Continue reading

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