Author Archives: Tracy

About Tracy

I'm a thirty-something wife and mother. We live in a small town in Namakwaland where I manage an even smaller ClinPath lab.

19 weeks, few days!

We are so close to 20 weeks like damnit to a cuss! Honestly, I didn’t think we were going to make halfway. We are taking this pregnancy one week at a time. I’m much more reserved and don’t perform any … Continue reading

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Deciding on nursery theme

Kind of probably still in denial about being pregnant. I know it sounds unbelievable, but it’s true and I am. Maybe it’s because we haven’t started buying anything new yet, since we have a lot left over from when Amelia … Continue reading

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Adalat!

I feel a completely changed pregnant person. I actually made it past 10 am without once thinking of how tired I was – because I wasn’t. I kid you not, but for the first time in about 10 weeks I … Continue reading

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Now what?

My bloodpressure is high. My feet feel swollen. And yesterday a dipstick showed trace protein in my urine. We’re almost at 14 weeks. How can I NOT be worried??

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