Wednesday, January 25, 2012

1+2=3

Notice anything different about me?


Of course you don't. That's because nothing on the outside has changed but on the inside I am 10 weeks PREGNANT!!
That's right, we are expecting little baby Clarke on August 19th and we couldn't be more thrilled!
So far, we have been to one doctor's appointment which was pretty informative and they just made sure our little dragon (that is the baby's nickname) was actually nine weeks. Our next appointment is scheduled for Feb. 16th. I think they will let us hear the heartbeat and do our first ultrasound.
I went off birth control in November and I seriously didn't expect to get pregnant so fast, but so happy that I did. I took the test on a saturday morning while Harris was still sleeping. When I read the result I was elated. I woke Harris up and gave him the positive test (don't worry, I made sure it was clean) wrapped in a onesie that I had drawn on. (I had one left over from a baby shower I threw for a friend.)
He was SO excited and I know he will make a great Daddy. He is already so focused and has been such a great nurse. He runs to the store to get me food I'm craving, (yogurt) makes me dinner, makes sure I take my vitamin and all that good stuff. He is the best husband I could ever ask for.

We feel so blessed to have this new baby coming into our family. It is amazing how our lives have completely changed since we found out, but for the better. I feel like we are more on track and we have a good plan going. We couldn't be more excited and we can't wait to meet baby Clarke!


11 comments:

  1. ahhh!!! congrats!!! so excited for you and harris! your little dragon is so lucky to have you two as parents! btw, i love the cutting board ;)

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  2. Yeah!!!! This is SO EXCITING!!! I am so happy for you guys, this is such great news! Love every bit of it!

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  3. Ahh! I am so happy for you!! Babies are a pretty good time. Can't wait to see you all prego!!! Congrats

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    1. thanks Ki! Ellie is such a cute little baby, seeing your blog makes me excited! hope to see you guys soon!

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  4. Congrats! This is going to be a fun adventure!

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  6. Congrats Kathleen!! You guys are going to be great parents!

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  7. I AM SO EXCITED!!!!!!! and your mom knew right?!
    congratulations, it's the best!!
    your not sick?!

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  8. Congrats Kathleen and Harry! I love you both so much and miss you more! Love, Aunty Melinda :)

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  9. CONGRATS KATHLEENIE! I can't believe your mom is beating me in the grandchildren department. I had two babies in August. Luckily you don't live in the desert heat. So excited for you and Harris!

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