Swimming Swimming

Today I went into the office with Steve and took a break to walk over to the gym and go for a swim.  I was only there for about 30 minutes but it was kinda fun.  I thought about you little babies just swimming around inside me.  It was relaxing.  I forgot my goggles so […]

Morning sickness

Yesterday Steve made a yummy salad for dinner with lots of chicken and I was proud of myself for finishing it all.  Gotta get the protein for these little beans!  About an hour later I felt horrible and had to rush to the bathroom. I was so proud of the fact that I’ve made it […]

Belly Bands

Yesterday I decided it was time I tried out the belly bands my sister left me.  My jeans were feeling pretty snug so it was worth a shot.  I put one on and zipped up my pants and sure, it felt like my muffin top was squished in a little but my jeans were still […]

Rest in Peace Grandpa!

Unfortunately I wasn’t able to make it to Florida to be with my grandpa when he passed away.  Here’s what my cousin Alison had to say about his passing: At 6:18 pm this evening, Kenneth Eugene Richardson took his last peaceful breath. He was in the presence of his sisters, his grandchildren, and each of […]


I have been very lucky with the twins so far and this pregnancy.  It’s been very easy.  I have little to no morning sickness besides an aversion to the smell and taste of meat.  I have to leave the kitchen when Steve is cooking it and about half way through dinner I’ll need to give the rest […]

Gaining Weight

Gaining weight early with twins is so important.  Here’s a good article describing the reasons: http://www.reuters.com/article/2010/06/23/us-weight-twins-idUSTRE65M5J420100623 Too little weight gain risky in twin pregnancy By Rachael Myers Lowe NEW YORK | Wed Jun 23, 2010 3:48pm EDT (Reuters Health) – Women pregnant with twins should be sure to gain the recommended amount of weight, according to a […]

Happy and Sad

Today has been one of the happiest days and one of the saddest days of my life.  Steve and I started the day out right getting to see our little babies for the NT scan.  They both looked great and were measuring 12w2d and 12w5d… right on track.  One had a heart beat of 157 […]