Every day during her third trimester, without fail, Katie counted the kicks of her unborn son. He was an active baby that was always on the move, until one day Katie noticed that within the hour it took to normally get ten kicks, she only got four.
I was struggling to connect with this pregnancy, because I was so worried that it would be taken away. Even a was struggling to connect with this pregnancy, because I was so worried that it would be taken away.
So, you were able to control your gestational diabetes through diet alone, and the only minor annoyance was that you had to prick your finger a few times a day to record your blood sugar? That's just fantastic for you. My situation isn't working that way at all, and it's a big deal to me.
No, don't ask me how I am feeling or say something to let me know that you see me only as a baby brewery at the moment. Instead, show genuine interest in how I am, how my job is going or what movies I have seen lately.
As I eagerly await a fun and relaxing Father's Day weekend with my three kids and wife, my thoughts -- as they often do -- turn to my daughter that isn't here to celebrate with us. Grace Elizabeth was born still almost 11 years ago.