Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Happy News, Sad News
Happy news: I had a doctor's appointment today and the baby is healthy.
Sad news: I still have 16 weeks to go and I've gained almost as much weight as my mother did when she gave birth to me.*
Happy news: My belly is enormous, but the rest of my body is the same size.*
Sad news: I'm now banned from bicycling and racket sports.
Happy news: I never bicycle or play racket sports.
Sad news: I have my first sunburn of the year.*
Happy news: Summer is finally here.
Sad news: Peter won the guess-the-baby's-heartrate competition.**
Happy news: We got to hear the baby's glorious heartbeat.
* See photo.
**He picked 143 beats per minute. I went under. The baby's heartrate was 160 beats per minute.