Monday, October 4, 2010

Bloggy Slacker

Yes, I've been a bloggy slacker. The last few weeks have just proven hard to find the time (or energy) to blog.  As most of you know, my husband and I are expecting a baby - after a whole year of battling secondary infertility. I am thrilled to be pregnant, but everything comes with a price.

Two weeks ago I was on bed rest due to something called subchrionic bleeding. Later, my doctor discovered two empty yolk sacks in my uterus. My understanding of that discovery is that there was originally 3 embryos, but only one implanted. Quite the revelation!

Pregnancy has also made me totally, utterly exhausted. Expected, I know. Still it has really thrown me for a loop. It's hard to work all day and then taxi around two 8 year old boys at night. And then homework, dinner, etc. By the time I get all the "must do" stuff completed, I am whooped! No energy to blog.

And, can you believe, I haven't been feeling the Twitter thing either lately?! That's just not normally like me. Maybe I'm in a funk? But I really don't feel like I am ... I am just tired. I am focusing every. single. stitch. of energy that I have on getting through me day.

Oh, and I thought I was going to avoid the morning sickness thing this time around - wrong! Still, it's not as bad as it was with my first pregnancy, but I am still having some nausea..

Last week, Khegan's grandfather passed away. I know I may have mentioned this to some of you before on Twitter. Khegan was very close to his Pappie. His mother lives/lived with her mom and dad so Khegan saw Pappie frequently. It was very tough on him (and still is). It's been an ordeal for our entire stepfamily. Emotionally exhausting.

Then, just last weekend one of my best friends got married. I was in the wedding of course. I had to juggle all the pre-wedding events with Khegan's grandfather's funeral events. It was challenging, but I managed. The wedding was beautiful and everyone had a great time.

I am going to try my bestest to get back on the bloggy train. There is no way I am going to be posting every day like I was for awhile. But, I am going to try to post 2 to 3 times a week. So please don't give up on me! =)


Doodle741 said...

I won't give up on you! :)

I mean it - if Khegan needs a card, I will send a card (not a sympathy card, something really fun and up beat).

Let me know if you need anything at all!


Julie S. said...

I've been thinking about you! I won't give up on you :)

Kimberly said...

Wow Momma! You certainly have your plate full! So sorry to hear about the loss. Make sure that you take plenty care of you ok?! I will still b here ;) Prayers your way

Kat said...

Yay for nothing being wrong with baby and you are definitely excused from excessive blogging for the time being :)

Busy Working Mama said...

You're back! Hope you get through the tired stage quickly. Take care of yourself and your family first and foremost - we'll all be here :)

Momma Wilson said...

Hang in there momma, this one's not giving up on you:) Good to hear from you!

Lindsay Williams said...

Thanks for all the support ladies! Glad to know you're not giving up on me. Hopefully I will start to get a little more energy and get back in gear! =)

Yours Truly said...

I completely understand the lack of motivation. I was so tired the first three months of each of my pregnancies. I remember how hard it was to make it through each day without feeling as if I NEEDED to lay down but couldn't.
But, second trimester, energy came back :)

Kristin said...

The world wide web will always be here. I commend you for thinking about it! Hope you are doing okay. My friend is in the process of starting invitro and is going on that roller coaster ride as I write. :)

Remember to rest as much as you can!

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