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34 Weeks
Saturday, November 10, 2012      3 comments

We have made it to 34 weeks. A bit of a milestone as most babies born before 34 weeks need some kind of additional care in a hospital, whereas "34 weekers" on up do very wel... Read more
33 Weeks
Friday, November 02, 2012      11 comments

It is amazing, frightening, and wildly exciting that in just a few weeks we could be holding our daughter. Just 4 weeks until "full term" (at 37 weeks, when we can deliver at the birth center instead of going to a hospital!) and 7 weeks until he... Read more
25 Weeks
Sunday, September 09, 2012      7 comments

Hello Everyone, we are now closing in on 6 months of pregnancy, just one more week to go. This week baby Sprout Silk is the size of a cauliflower, and hovering somewhere cl... Read more
20 Weeks! Halfway there!
Wednesday, August 08, 2012      6 comments

We have made it to the half-way point! That is, it is halfway according to the books. I am hoping that our actual half-point was some weeks ago: my Mum went a month early with my sister and I, and my Grans was a month early with my Uncle- so I a... Read more
Gender Reveal Vlog! (video blog)
Monday, July 23, 2012      15 comments

How we shared our baby's gender with the world; please leave mysterious comments so people can find out by watching the video themselves!... Read more
Week 16! 4 months and counting...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012      5 comments

Today Sprout and I are 16 weeks along, a whopping 4 months. This week Sprout is supposedly as big as this: One green avocado. I think an orange (from last week) sounds a ... Read more
Week 13 (and 4 days)
Tuesday, June 19, 2012      4 comments

With all the excitement surrounding the ultrasound, I guess I fwent past the 13 week mark to post. Though, on an upside, I had an appointment with the midwife yesterday so I can include that recount along with the typical weekly growth. ... Read more
Week 11
Tuesday, June 05, 2012      4 comments

That huge lime, yeah that is the size of our baby. HUGE! Somewhere between 1.5-2.4 inches at this point, which also makes Sprouty the same size as this: One green tree fro... Read more
9 Weeks
Thursday, May 24, 2012      5 comments

At nine weeks pregnant, Sprout and I have made two big accomplishments: I have made it to month three, and Sprout is no longer an embryo -- how he/she is officially a fetus(at the end of this week!) Basically that means Sprout is becoming more a... Read more
7 Weeks
Wednesday, May 09, 2012      6 comments

Baby: The week Sprout is the size of a blueberry- which is twice as big as last week and 100,000 times bigger than at conception. As long as I don't grow 100,000 times in the next 7 weeks, this first tri will probably be a success. Sprout ... Read more
5 Week Update
Friday, April 20, 2012      6 comments

This has been a big week for us! We met with the Midwifes at the Birthing Center and absolutely fell in love. Washington has very strict rules regarding training and qualifications to be a midwife- and all of the midwifes at the center went to t... Read more
4 Week Update
Friday, April 13, 2012      8 comments

Today I am officially four weeks pregnant. That means Silk Sprout (my last name is Silk- so this is what we have been calling the baby) has been alive, making itself quite comfortable in my belly, for the last 2 weeks. Sprout gets the official t... Read more
And baby makes three..
Thursday, April 12, 2012      12 comments

My husband and I could not have been more excited to find out we are expecting. I am 4 weeks pregnant (as of tomorrow) and confirmed with a blood test at the doctor's yesterday. We are not letting work or many of our friends know until our first... Read more
March Update
Monday, March 19, 2012      5 comments

My motivation has been seriously dragging. It has been a crazy crazy month with lots of ups and downs. On the pro side, Kyle and I have been looking at houses to buy which has been exciting and scary! We have been to look at a few and get an id... Read more
Pause Button
Tuesday, February 07, 2012      5 comments

So my husband and I have decided to push the pause button on our TTC efforts for now, after all the ups and downs I need a little break to focus on getting my body back in order, and more importantly, getting my relationship in order! Maybe you ... Read more

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