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32 Weeks!

Well, we made it to 32 weeks! It seriously feels like just a couple of weeks ago that we were celebrating making the 12-week milestone. I feel like every time I turn around, it’s Friday and Molly and I say … Continue reading

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24 Weeks!

Today marks 24 weeks of gestation, which is the currently accepted threshold of viability. Technically, this means that if the babies were born today, they would have a 50% chance of survival. Of course, babies born this early still have … Continue reading

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First Kicks Felt!

Last night, at 22 weeks and 5 days, I felt the first couple of kicks coming from Molly’s belly! For that past couple of weeks, Molly has been describing what the movements of the babies feel like to her – … Continue reading

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20 Weeks – Halfway There!

Today marks exactly 20 weeks of the pregnancy – halfway! In reality, it’s probably more than halfway, because they are likely to come early. Then again, pregnancy didn’t actually start until around week three so I guess it evens out. … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Ultrasound #6

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Today we had our 20-week ultrasound (today is 19 weeks, 3 days gestational age). This ultrasound was performed by radiology, as opposed to in the doctor’s office, and it is often called the “anatomy scan,” because it is the first … Continue reading

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Cycle Day 100

So we made it to Cycle Day 100, corresponding to 14 weeks, 2 days. It sure doesn’t feel like 100 days have passed since we knew we were pregnant. Well, I guess that makes sense because Cycle Day 1 is … Continue reading

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Nuchal Translucency Screening

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At 12 weeks, 6 days pregnant with twins, this morning we had our first prenatal screening test – the Nuchal Translucency (NT) screening ultrasound. The NT is performed between 11 and 14 weeks (gestational age), and it is an ultrasound … Continue reading

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12 Week Milestone

It’s November 12th, and today we’re celebrating making it to 12 weeks in the pregnancy! It’s such a big milestone that everyone talks about so we’re super excited that it’s finally here! I’ve told a few people here and there … Continue reading

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Trying to be Supportive

I whole-heartedly sympathize with pregnant women being nauseous and sensitive to smells. But do we need to talk about it all of the time? Does it have to dominate every conversation? Molly is 8-weeks pregnant with twins today, and she … Continue reading