Today, I’m thinking back on the last couple months and all the wonderful advice we got from friends and family after finding out we’re expecting our first child.
Kidding! Come on, it’s 2017. We each grabbed our respective Macbook in one hand, smartphone in the other and Googled our hearts out.
In our defense, we had more than two months before we could safely tell anyone. It’s not like we could just ignore the situation until then. We were eager to learn all we could as soon as we could.
Today, I want to share some of the hit and misses I’ve come across in my search for parental resources on the Internet.
Continue reading “Be good parents? There’s an app for that”
We considered waiting to tell people about B.K. until we needed a babysitter, but then an opportunity arose that was as good as any.
The Lincoln Marathon.
Much of her family came to town to watch her run. Those who didn’t might wish they did, because we dropped the news shortly after running a combined 26.2 miles. Continue reading “Cheers and tears”
You may think things get real when you see that pregnancy test with the good news, or bad news, depending where you are in life.
But no. Actually, things get real when you see her feet in stirrups.
On the plus side, we — or at least Kayla — got acquainted with the doctor real quick during the first appointment.
Continue reading “Life changes with a heartbeat”