Friday, August 12, 2005

This morning, my mom and I took “the girls” (my dogs Indy and Inga) on a long walk.  It felt so good!  I’ve been reading that’s one of the best exercises a pregnant woman can do.  I enjoyed it so much!  It’s better then pounding your feet on a treadmill at the gym with your […]

Tuesday, August 11, 1005

A 3D image of a 13 week old baby   “Just as you’ll never understand the mystery of life forming in a pregnant woman,  So you’ll never understand the mystery at work in all that God does.”          Ecclesiastes 11:5 (The Message) But, isn’t it fun trying to understand, and experiencing all the good that God does […]

August 10, 2005

The time has come to start buying maternity clothes! I’m having mixed feelings about this though.  On one hand, it’s exciting to start seeing my body change to make room for baby!  On the other hand, I think of all the hard work I’ve done over the past year to loose 30 pounds and go from […]

Tuesday, August 9, 2005

All is right with the world! My Momma is coming! I’ve had a tough day today.  There must be some major growth going on my little bambino, because I am exhausted!  I didn’t even have the energy to dry my hair today.  I came to work looking like a wet rat!  Oh well, I have […]

The Adventures of Greg and Amanda at Babies R Us

My husband, Greg.  Greg’s side of the story: I think that having a baby around will be exciting and enjoyable.  I can already picture the teaching my child about the difference between DLP and LCD home theater technologies, between proper subwoffer calibration (flat response from 16hz to 80hz isn’t easy!), and of course watching star […]

Sunday, August 7, 2005

Welcome to the World Parrish! So, I went to see my girlfriend, Courtney, in the hospital yesterday.  She just gave birth to this perfect adorable baby boy. Her room was full of flowers, family, and love.  As I sat in the room cradling that precious sleeping newborn baby, I thought, “oh man this is going to be […]

Sunday, August 5, 2005

“Pregnancy Moment” Well, I had a long, journal entry typed up today about our experiences shopping for Maternity Clothes yesterday in The Woodlands.  But, I spell checked it and ended up loosing the whole thing.  I can’t quite bring myself to retype it yet.  I have to take a break from this silly computer and […]

Thursday, August 04, 2005

Currently Reading What to Expect When You’re Expecting, Third Edition By Heidi Murkoff see related My first blog!  I’m thrilled that you’re embarking on this amazing journey with me as I live out my pregnancy online and on the air!  Welcome!  Here you will read about my daily experiences with pregnancy and preparing for Greg […]

Prayer for Love

Papa, thank you for being the one that provides the love we crave.  As the Jesus Storybook Bible describes it, Your love for us is “never-stopping, never giving up, unbreakable, always and forever”. Oh, Father help us to feel it, wrap ourselves up in that love, walk in the confidence of the TRUTH that no matter how […]