Monthly Archives: October 2016

trip report sans photos part 1

it’s appalling, i know, that i might write about a trip my family took and not post photographic evidence. sue me. we flew direct from philadelphia to salt lake city on october 11. we flew first class. we were ballers, … Continue reading

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8w2d

Desperation. That’s the word I’ve been using. It is the word I associate with food. Water and other liquids count as food. I don’t know what to eat. I don’t want to eat. I have to eat. I am desperate … Continue reading

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less than 18 minutes

This is another bathroom-at-a-fast-food-restaurant story. I beg your pardon for the unpleasantness.  If you drive between Utah and Boise, you might stop along the way. You might not, but many people do.  My aunt and uncle stop in Jerome. There’s … Continue reading

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7w3d – Oct 19

We told the rest of our siblings today. Took a lot of hinting to get my husband’s family to pay attention to what our son’s shirt said. It was pretty fun. And we got fun phone calls from his sisters … Continue reading

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7w2d – Oct 18

We told our Boise family today. They are excited. My sister cried. I cried a little. It’s all so surreal for me. I feel pretty blah a lot of the time, but I don’t feel anything that feels like a … Continue reading

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7w1d – Oct 17

Spent several hours of the day riding in the car. On the way to grandmother’s house. You might think that I would have some store of energy after all those hours spent sitting. But boy howdy. Exhausted. I guess that’s … Continue reading

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7w – Oct 16

Exhausted is the word of the day. At 7 weeks, the baby is the size of a blueberry – or half an inch. Baby has doubled in size in one week. But you can get all that from a pregnancy … Continue reading

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