Thursday, February 12, 2009

Excuses, excuses

I began the year with high hopes. In addition to a myriad of other accomplishments, I was going to post something at least once a day. Right.

Shortly after getting back from Missouri for Christmas, I found myself completely lacking in energy. Five minutes in front of the computer screen was nearly enough to put me to sleep and the moment Rosalind laid down all I could think of was my pillow. Hmmmm.... a cold maybe? or maybe...?

After many months of disappointment and growing worry that maybe the complications after Rosalind was born would make it difficult to have another child, I really didn't want another negative test. Maybe it will wear off.

But no, several more days passed in which it was all I could do make dinner, keep clothes clean and prevent Rosalind from decorating the living room with shampoo. Time for another trip to Dollar General. [If it weren't for their dollar pregnancy tests, I would have spent a mini fortune by now ;)]

And this time we were not disappointed. So there's my excuse for not posting of late... I've been dreaming about little fingers, soft silky cheeks and God's goodness to me instead.


Jo said...
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Jo said...

Congratulations Anna!! :-) We were just thinking about how you were doing. Hope everything goes well.

A'yi said...

It is so nice to have something new! :) Thanks for posting.:) And Congratulations again!

Johanna said...

Aww, Congratulations again! :)

[Now, I didn't know Dollar General sells pregnancy tests for a dollar - *is enlightened*]

Jeff & Janelle said...

Oh my goodness... CONGRATULATIONS!!! I'm SURE Rosie will LOVE having a real baby to play with now! How exciting! God is so faithful isn't he!!! So when are you due? I'll be praying for you with all that goes along with morning sickness! Love you cousin!!!

Angela said...

Congratulations! I'm so excited for you. :D

MarksWifey said...

Aww I just love this post! We are SO excited for you all! Some of us can totally relate to the testing issue. ;-) For future reference this will save you a small fortune: You probably can't imagine why I know this? :-)

Jessica said...

So so so so so happy for you! It's so exciting to hear about God's gifts to His children!!