Category: My Journey


Today, our son is 4.63 pounds(2.1 kg) and 17.7 inches tall. About the size of a butternut squash.   Bedside Manner This week, we met another doctor from our clinic Northwest Women’s Healthcare. She was a nice doctor with great bedside manner. In fact, all 3 doctors that we’ve met Read more…


Today, our baby is weighs 4.19 lbs(1.9 kg) and is 17.2 inches tall…about the height of a stalk of celery.   Nesting Week 32 has been a very productive week in this journey…mostly because my girlfriend is in her nesting phase and she has been actively checking off items our Read more…


Today, our baby is 3.75 lbs(1.7 kg) and he is the size of a squash or 16.6 inches tall.   Before we begin, I wanted to mention that just a few months ago, the measurements we were getting measured from the top of his head to his bottom(crown to rump) Read more…


Today, our baby is 3.31(1.5 kg) lbs and 16.1(40.8 cm) inches tall…about the height of a stalk of asparagus.   The Good Of The Rough In the last post into “My Journey” I talked about how tough the last few months have been and I wondered when it’ll get better. Read more…


Today our baby is 2.89 lbs.(1.31 kg) and is 15.7 inches…the size of a zucchini.   30 Weeks And Counting At the time of writing this, my girlfriend and I are in week 30(title says “week 29” because I will be talking about some of the events of this passed Read more…


Today, our baby is 2.54 lbs (1.15 kg) and he is the size of an Acorn Squash. Hiccups have become a common occurrence said to allow him to strengthen his diaphragm as he gets ready to breathe oxygen. He also has settled into a nice sleep cycle that where he Read more…


Today, our baby is 2.20 lbs(.99 kg) and he is 14.8 inches tall. Ironically, he is the size of an eggplant!! Week 28, on this day, we are 7 months pregnant!!   The Test… Yesterday, my girlfriend and I went to the doctor for another visit. This time, we tested Read more…


Today our son is 1.93 lbs(0.88 kg). His fist is the size of a black berry. His body is the size of a papaya and he is getting smarter and stronger everyday. Another week down, another week less to go. It’s been a wonderful but stressful journey. All the struggles, Read more…


Today, our baby is as tall as a celery stalk and he is 1.68 lbs.(.762 kg), well on his way to become the greatest athlete or scholar of all time! Week 26…children/baby consignment shops rock! Yesterday my girlfriend and I went to our first baby consignment shop, Heaven Sent Children’s Read more…


This week has been a very productive week in My Journey to becoming a father. Sometimes in life, a moment can seem perfect. Our baby boy is kicking and punching steadily and with a lot of strength. My girlfriend and I are doing great…I feel like I am constantly finding Read more…