Monthly Archive: March 2005

Part-time 1

Part-time

I have decided to work only part-time up until the baby comes. One of my doctors suggested it and provided me with a note that I could hand in to HR. Actually, he suggested...

Bathroom saga 2

Bathroom saga

The pregnant lady gets up from her desk, only to immediately come to the realization that now that she is standing, her baby is pressing intensely on her bladder. Danger is imminent – a...

Getting Ready 7

Getting Ready

After yesterday’s events, Greg and I decided we had better stop procastinating on a few things regarding our readiness for the baby. Even though her due date that we have been planning by isn’t...

Afternoon at Avista 1

Afternoon at Avista

This morning I went in for my non-stress test as scheduled. The test showed some abnormal results, but my doctor told me not to worry as the baby herself appears to be totally healthy....

New Crib! 4

New Crib!

Hooray – we just bought a new crib with a matching dresser/hutch combo. I bought it on Ebay, so we will have to wait for awhile for it to be shipped to us. That’s...

Bicycle Rant 3

Bicycle Rant

Some bicyclists annoy me. Not the responsible ones who stick to safe roads with wide shoulders or even better, actual bike paths, but the ones who insist on riding their bikes on narrow two-lane...

Shopping for Baby 2

Shopping for Baby

Today I took a half day off of work so my mom and I could go shopping together for baby stuff. I am so glad I did. It was a lot of fun looking...

eBay 1

eBay

I decided to try my luck in selling some items on ebay.com. I had previously had good luck selling some textbooks at half.com, ebay’s sister site where you set a price rather than using...

HTML 1 Class 1

HTML 1 Class

Friday I had an HTML 1 class at New Horizons. Even though I already know some HTML, I decided to start with the first class just in case. It turns out though that the...

At Wits End 2

At Wits End

Our friend Mark invited us to attend a show at the Wits End Comedy Club yesterday. (He had won free tickets.) This was my first time ever to go to a comedy club, and...

Milking the System 4

Milking the System

There is a couple who is suing a hospital here for a baby-mixup. Mind you, they got the right baby when they went home. But while the lady was still in the hospital, she...

First Non-Stress Test 3

First Non-Stress Test

Today I went in for my first non-stress test. I didn’t know what to expect, but all went well. They had me lay down while they hooked me up to two monitors; one to...

PUPPP 1

PUPPP

I went to the doctor yesterday and it turns out my hives have an official name and are common during pregnancy. The official name is “Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy” or “PUPPP”....