Happy Thoughts Thursday: Four Day Weekend!!!

*Pregnancy, pregnancy, pregnancy, pregnancy, blah, blah, blah.  You’ve been warned.* I am so excited to have four straight days to relax and try to recover some energy this weekend.  When I originally proposed this idea to Hubby, he wanted to drive to a neighboring state to visit a national park, but after seeing how exhausted […]

Happy Thoughts Thursday: Rule of three?

Hubby has an interview scheduled for Monday.  It will be his third such interview for an academic job since April.  (And his first since the heartbreaking “My academic career is over” comment.)  It’s for a one-year position on the opposite side of the country. As he tends to do, Hubby is already thinking about how […]

Happy Thoughts Thursday: We are stronger than we think

Yesterday, I attended a training for work.  The topic was infant mental health, and this particular training focused on trauma.  Specifically, trauma experienced by mothers and how that affects their relationships and attachment with their babies.  As an introduction, the presenter showed us this film.  I’m going to give you the warning the presenter did […]

Happy Thoughts Thursday: Better at Sad

Being happy doesn’t seem to come naturally to me.  I have to work a lot harder to maintain a positive attitude.  The exact opposite of my husband.  Dr. N actually asked me today if I was upset that Hubby didn’t seem to share my grief.  Uh, no.  He’s allowed to grieve in his own way. […]

Happy Thoughts Thursday: Finally! Edition

It’s Thursday, although it’s felt like a Saturday all day, and I’ve been doing my best to occupy myself while trying to remain in a (mostly) horizontal position.  Here’s a little catch-up: ∞ There’s no such thing as TMI on in infertility blog, right?  Good, because I finally pooped today!  And without all of your […]