Month: October 2017

Back from school

During this pregnancy, Joel and I survived two classes in a span of four months. We took Nihongo classes for beginners from July to September and birthing classes from September to October. It was the first time for Joel to see me in a classroom setting. Unfortunately for him, he got disappointed to find out …

Groovy baby

The first trimester was quite uneventful in terms of baby movement. It was mid second trimester when I finally noticed my baby moving. I was waiting for it, not knowing what to really expect. I always googled about it and checked with pregnant moms who are also due to give birth this December. I’ve felt …

Second trimester

art by Hannah Hillam

I’m now in my third trimester of pregnancy, 33 weeks and a day to be exact. The best so far has been the second trimester. It was easy-breezy and I wished that feeling could last forever. The cloud of uncertainties brought about by the first trimester has gone, and the discomforts of the third trimester …

Little talks

Me: What should we cook for Papa? Me: Chicken? Me: Spaghetti? Me: Boiled veggies? Luna: *kicks* *** Me: Can you help us pick your second name? Me: Luna Sophia? Me: Luna Alexandria? Me: Luna Baby? Luna: *kicks* *** Got awakened at two a.m. because of Luna’s continuous kicks. Me at three a.m.: *turns to sleep …