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Archive for May, 2015

At 28 weeks, I am officially in my third trimester. We have less than three months left until our little guy is due, and I’m equal parts ready for it to be here and content to have a little time left. The second trimester was crammed full of travel, visitors, projects, and general churn which only just wrapped up over Memorial Day weekend. It was great to be busy when I was feeling well, but now our schedule for the summer is looking more relaxed, and I am looking forward to coasting a bit to the finish line.

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Bart and I began work on Room #2 after Christmas, and progress has been slow but steady. We thought it would move faster, but I was too exhausted in the first trimester to do much, and Bart couldn’t work on much during the evenings when I was going to bed at 7 pm for weeks on end. But finally I felt better and the weather improved, so the update got rolling again. I am relieved to say that this room is finally done as of last weekend!

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Last weekend, we noticed that Murphy was acting just a little off. He whimpered a couple of times and looked like he didn’t feel well. I panicked a little bit (okay, a lot), fearing that he was about to experience another slipped disc; we crated him immediately to keep him from moving around too much and proceeded to wait and see what happened.

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The day before I returned home from Denver two weeks ago, Bart texted me to say he had a couple of surprises for me. One was that he was making chocolate chip cookies for when I got back home. The second was that our oven was suddenly only heating to 200 F. He  managed to salvage the batch of cookies thanks to our toaster oven, but we were still left with an aging oven that had a pretty significant issue.

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