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Pairofmoms

Detroit, Michigan
This is the blog of two women on the path to parenthood. We are currently using known donor sperm and doing home inseminations. We have had one pregnancy that ended in miscarriage at 15 weeks.
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Glyburide by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I was supposed to start my medication today. However, I am not going to make it to the pharmacy tonight, so I will just plan on starting tomorrow. Part of the reason I am ... Read on »
It's a GIRL! by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I knew it all along. =) Apparently so did many of you guys. Good job on the poll. "Nuggette" wasn't very cooperative at first. She is breech and wouldn't show us anyt ... Read on »
Tomorrow by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Tomorrow is the big day. Our u/s is scheduled for 4pm and then we have an appointment with the doc after that. Post should arrive sometimes between 6-7pm EST. Or, if yo ... Read on »
How many months am I? by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I know I am IN my 5th month, but when someone asks how far along I am, do I say 5 months or 4? I'm confuzzled. Most people are content with a week marker (almost 20 weeks ... Read on »
Movement by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I'm feeling the baby move! It's so cool. Like a bubble floating around. Our baby is most active in the morning while I am lying still in bed. I'm also experiencing some ... Read on »
Name by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting We chose our baby's name last night. We were just sitting and watching TV and boom. There it was. The name will be the same if it is a boy or if it is a girl. I checked ... Read on »
18w4d by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I have my first doctor's appointment for this GD tomorrow. My numbers have been great, except the morning ones (they should be less than 90 and I have only had one day tha ... Read on »
Diabetes in Pregnancy Class by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The class went..eh..well? The nurse running the class was interesting. It could have been called "Diabetes for Dummies" because it was very basic and simple. Perhaps if ... Read on »
Cold Sore by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Anyone here know what is safe to use on cold sores while pregnant? I have two tiny ones on my bottom lip that are spreading. Normally I use Abreva, but it says that no te ... Read on »
Recent Happenings by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting When I called my mom to wish her a happy birthday on Friday, she proceeded to ask me how much weight I have gained so far in this pregnancy. Honestly, I have no idea. ... Read on »
GD by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Gestational diabetes. Really? Ugh. I feel like such a failure. Fasting 89 (They like it less than 95, so I was fine) 1 hour 192 (They like it less than 180..big fat F ... Read on »
16w4d by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The gender poll over there -----> seems to be evening out. At first we had a majority thinking girl...now it's about a 2:3 ratio. We will find out in 3 weeks. That doesn ... Read on »
Milestone by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I hit a sort of milestone today. I had my first person come up to me and ask "Are congratulations in order?" Now, that takes some b4lls. I would never, ever, ask anyone, if ... Read on »
Check by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Anybody use Enfagrow Toddler formula? I have a $12 check here I am willing to send. Read on »
Conferences and stuff by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The last two nights have been parent teacher conferences. They are completely and utterly draining. Luckily, I am sitting for all of them, but still. I am glad they ... Read on »
14w5d by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My one hour glucose test came back elevated. My number was 162 and they want to see under 140. I have to do the three hour now. eh. Read on »
New pics by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Hi friends, B here! I wanted to share with you the updated belly shots for those interested. Just follow the linky link back to see our growing Nugget. Sorry for ... Read on »
Hello Second Trimester! by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting So nice to be in the second trimester. Today marks 14 weeks. Our appointment yesterday went well. We got to meet the second doctor in the practice. By the tie this preg ... Read on »
Thrift Store Shopping by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting So I scored some great steals at our local thrift shop this weekend. Why spend $19.99 at the maternity store, or even one of the big box stores, when I can get a pair of p ... Read on »
13 weeks by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I looked back at my entry for 13 weeks for Sprout's pregnancy and it was funny how I mentioned that I get up to pee at 12:15 and then am fine until the alarm goes off at 4: ... Read on »