Hello Third Trimester

Hello Third Trimester

I hear every pregnant woman say the same thing around this time (and there are a lot of us out there right now!). The time seems to have flown by! I am now 30 weeks in, and boy, knowing that we only have (more or less) 10 more weeks left to go… shit just got real.

Week 28 pregnant

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Lesbians Get Pregnant: Part Two

Lesbians Get Pregnant: Part Two

For real this time… I am well into my second trimester, and so far everything seems to be going smoothly.

Source: cowgirlmagazine.com

Included in this installment:

Life in the First Trimester: my experiences, the first ultrasound video, symptoms, a funny story about my super-human olfactory sense, a video clip referencing my emotional state (you may recognize it).

Life in the Second Trimester: more things I have experienced thus far, second ultrasound photo, and a bathroom belly selfie.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: grateful moments, and a list of pet peeves that I’m pretty sure most pregnant women deal with regularly.

On a Lighter Note: a video of a really cool trick my cousin showed me. I can’t stop doing it now.

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“Coming Out” is a Daily Thing

“Coming Out” is a Daily Thing

Lily and me watching Dora

We all have fears about what we will be like as parents. We pray to whichever God will listen that we don’t fuck them up too badly. As hopeful lesbian parents, we face some challenges that most people wouldn’t give a second thought.

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Black Coffee + a List of Canadian Coffee Companies I REALLY Want to Try

Black Coffee + a List of Canadian Coffee Companies I REALLY Want to Try

Step aside, cream and sugar. This is a job for black coffee.

I’m digging black coffee right now, and this past week has definitely warranted it. It included moving job sites, a trip to the vet, the cone of shame, antibiotics, a lot of baths for a kitten with diarrhea, and testing out the new carpet cleaner.

It pairs quite nicely with reading emails, listening to my new obsession: podcasts (loving Call Your Girlfriend and Another Round), catching up on blogs I’ve felt too blah to read lately, and toast.

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Let’s Guess Anna’s Ethnicity: Part II

Let’s Guess Anna’s Ethnicity: Part II

I got my results back!

I have to admit, they were a little different than I was expecting. All my life I have had people tell me that I must have some African descendants in my lineage somewhere. Mostly due to the curly hair in my family. It’s a pretty dominant feature in myself, my brother, and a couple of my cousins.

Now, I have learned that this is likely not the case.

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