It’s a girl!

Last year, we moved into a new home.  This year, I am expecting my second child.  And it’s a girl!

Yes, I am now 20 weeks pregnant and on my way to becoming a mother of 2.

happy mom- 4mos

I have been very lazy these past few months, as I was still battling with first trimester pregnancy symptoms. But now that I am on my 2nd trimester,  the aversion to food has now been replaced with a humongous appetite, and the constant tiredness is  now replaced with a new surge of energy giving way to my burning desire to travel again and experience Europe before I go for another hiatus.   Needless to say, I feel great again sans the big belly.

True to literature, 2nd timers really do show quite early.  The picture above is an old one when I was still pregnant with Jakub.  This is really how I look like now.

5 mos

And this did not escape Jakub’s observation.  One day as he was trying to play his make believe game with us, he said he’s a spider, his Tata is the dog and Mama is the elephant.  Oh well…


33 thoughts on “It’s a girl!

  1. adinparadise June 6, 2013 / 3:36 pm

    Congratulations to you. How exciting, You look gorgeous. 🙂


  2. Mylene June 6, 2013 / 4:21 pm

    That is awesome news Grace! Wishing for a healthy pregnancy.


  3. Anicka June 6, 2013 / 6:17 pm

    Congratulation. 😉 Now, I wonder when will I get a positive result on my own.. Been trying for 9 months and still haven’t get any luck.. Anyway,, goodluck and you look great.. 😉


    • Grace June 7, 2013 / 9:49 am

      Thank you, Annie! Just be patient. It will come. 🙂


  4. morristownmemos by Ronnie Hammer June 6, 2013 / 11:55 pm

    Happy new baby; you look radiant, and I’m sure the new little one will bring lots of joy and laughter to you and the rest of your family.


    • Grace June 7, 2013 / 9:18 am

      Thanks, Ronnie! We are all thrilled to meet her. 🙂


  5. zezil June 7, 2013 / 4:12 am

    Congratulations Mommy! 😀 Have a safe pregnancy!!!!!!!! 😀


  6. petchary June 7, 2013 / 6:52 am

    Many congratulations and take care of yourself!


  7. 68ghia June 7, 2013 / 11:16 am

    Congrats Grace 😉
    IT’s times like these that I wish I was still at that threshold – life starting.
    I wish you all the happiness 🙂


  8. Jolene June 8, 2013 / 3:47 am

    Oh how wonderful!!! So glad to hear your happy news!


  9. Sara June 10, 2013 / 10:46 am

    Congratulations! You look beautiful!


      • Summer June 11, 2013 / 4:50 pm

        You’re welcome, Grace! Thanks to you to. Have a peaceful day : )


  10. Texas Girl June 11, 2013 / 10:15 pm

    I’ve enjoyed reading your blog! Hope I’m as cute as you when my baby starts showing 🙂


    • Grace June 11, 2013 / 10:24 pm

      Thanks for the compliment! You already are.


  11. patty phillips June 14, 2013 / 12:22 am

    you look beautiful and we are so happy for you. Congrat’s!


  12. Naomi Baltuck July 20, 2013 / 4:34 am

    Dear Grace,
    I am so so so happy for you! My mom used to say that two kids are easier than one, and in many ways it’s true, because they entertain each other. I wish you all the best!


    • Grace July 21, 2013 / 10:16 pm

      Thanks, Naomi! I believe so too. The experiences you share in your blog with your children, I think, is living proof. Too much love and happiness abound.


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