You better believe I’m riding high on the news of my pregnancy! After the obstacles we faced to get here — the dozens of appointments, the invasive fertility treatments, the unsuccessful IVF attempt — we are beaming with joy to have learned that our second IVF cycle worked!
It’s amazing how perspective can change so quickly, and how things that would normally be enough to bring me down are suddenly no big deal. Like Mondays. I woke up today and immediately thought, “This day’s got nothing me. I’m going to be a mom!” Any other Monday, I hit snooze until the last possible moment and drag myself to work. Sure, my attitude might change when I start developing symptoms or when the newness of our news wears off. But for now, I’m reveling in it.
As the day continued, I noticed a few other things that would have normally irked me. But not today! Because today I am pregnant!
After the jump, check out 5 things that normally totally suck — if you didn’t just find out you’re pregnant.
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