Happy 2017!

“I will sing of the Lord’s unfailing love forever! Young and old will hear of your faithfulness. Your unfailing love will last forever. Your faithfulness is as enduring as the heavens.” Psalm 89:1-2″I cried out loud, ‘I am slipping!’ But Your unfailing love supported me. When doubts filled my mind, Your comfort gave me renewed…

16th week: Zara’s first gift!

Busy for the Christmas and New Year holidays… an uncle (my cousin) gave Zara her first ever Christmas present! πŸ™‚ Zara’s first ever gift is a set of sleepsuits πŸ™‚ Β She’ll get to wear them when she’s 3 months old. Happy 4 months to us, Zara! πŸ™‚

15th Week: Zara and Me Date

Out for last minute Christmas shopping.  There are some leftover food at home, and my husband won’t be happy to know that I chose to eat out instead.  After all, he is “Mr. Ubos,” and he takes delight emptying our ref and freezer. I just don’t feel like eating the same food again today…I think…

While waiting for the doctor

“Pinagaling na ni Jesus ang paa ko!” (Jesus has already healed my foot!) While waiting for my turn for consultation with my cardiologist, I overheard a little boy crying, while repeatedly saying that to his dad. It was as if he was convincing himself to make the pain go away. 😦 Jesus, please heal him…

My Belly Button Magic

I was laughing so hard last night over a video my husband showed me, and learned that I have to be careful when I laugh. It felt like my belly button was going to pop as I laughed! I have a new magic trick: I can make my belly button “pop” or “talk” or whatever…

Baby Growth Chart

Baby Zara is turning from the size of a peach to that of a lemon this week! πŸ™‚ Chalkboard version πŸ™‚ Also from etsy.com. Another chart not just with fruits, but animals and other objects from ovuline.com. Going 4 months in two weeks time! πŸ™‚

Noodle Surprise

We have plenty of leftover food from last night’s dinner so It came as a surprise that my husband said he’d buy food for dinner. He usually is the one who is eager to finish all the food in the ref. He bought the elusive Masuki noodles which I had been craving for since last…

Shopping

It was my first time today to stay for a long time in a baby / maternity store. I was allergic to such stores before, after several failures and disappointments in trying to conceive.  I did go a few times to quickly buy stuff for a baby shower or for a new baby in the…