there’s no place like home

Monday, September 16th. We walked in the door from going out to dinner with my mom for her birthday. Cas grabbed the mail on his way in and dropped it on the dining room table. I saw an envelope from Quest Diagnostics, addressed to myself. I have been receiving miscellaneous bills since my first OB appointment so I thought “Great. Here’s another one.” I opened the bill, $445.28. I immediately said “what the hell is this for?” I originally thought it was for the prenatal blood work I had done a few months before. Then I googled the ICD code that was billed and it was for Cystic Fibrosis screening.

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first trimester bumpdate

Second trimester, here we are!

Up first – baby stats! The baby is now about 3.5 inches long and weighs a little over 1 ounce. The size of a lemon, peach, nectarine, or apple. I’m not sure how the internet decides what piece of food measures up to 3.5 inches since all of those can clearly range in size. Whatever, you get the point. Continue reading “first trimester bumpdate”