Phew, what a week! We just returned home from a family vacation, and I’ve been trying my best to get back into the swing of things. When we got home, I sat down and wrote a meal plan, which is something I never do. We are usually busy with the kid’s activities during the week and eat on the go.
We’ve also been trying our best to work through some heart issues with our almost thirteen-year-old son. Parenting isn’t for the faint of heart, y’all. Prayers are appreciated. 🙂
I diligently followed my midwife’s instructions and treated this test kind of like the three-hour test I was asked to take during two of my past pregnancies. The morning of the test I ate only eggs and drank water, hoping to keep my sugar levels low.
The next day the results from the test popped up in my email, and I passed! I was so excited since the three-hour test was a miserable experience with my 5th and 7th babies.
My appointment was pretty much standard other than that. Miss Mabrey’s heart sounded great, and she is moving around quite a bit. I was asked to try my best to have two one-hour sessions of rest each day and to drink 100 oz. of water daily as well. My husband jokingly let me know that I already have the times of rest downpat, and I need to concentrate on my water consumption. 😉
I plan on pulling out the changing table and to start collecting items for Mabrey soon. Since we have three girls in a row, we don’t really need many more things, but I definitely am going to keep my eye open for a few special things just for her.
I really can’t believe that summer is almost here! She will be born in August, and time is flying by fast. I wish it would slow down.
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