Category Archives: Letters to Wheelie

Dear Rhiannon, Day 18

Dear Rhiannon I have to confess, I’ve been nervous about this breastfeeding thing.  I like knowing how much you’re eating, which is obviously not doable with breastfeeding, as my breasts do not have a visible gauge on them, telling me … Continue reading

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Dear Wheelie 35 weeks 3 days

Dear Wheels I get to meet you in about 5 hours. I’m developing a condition called pre-eclampsia and after three days of debating whether you’d be better off in or out, and how much longer we can/should push the pregnancy…today … Continue reading

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When Wheelie got competitive Dear Wheelie 34 weeks

Dear Wheelie I realize that you have gotten the proverbial short end of the stick lately.  It’s been all Ellie all the time, and you haven’t gotten weekly letters or even much in the way of blog posts. I’m sorry.  … Continue reading

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Dear Wheelie–26 weeks

Dear Wheelie I know that the stereotype is that the second child often has less individualized attention, etc than the first child, but I do feel bad that it’s been 11 weeks since I wrote you a letter. First things … Continue reading

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Wheelie at 15 weeks

Dear Wheels Today we hit 15 weeks of gestation.  25 to go, and the good stuff will hopefully arrive soon–I felt your sister for the first time around 17 weeks (very sporadically) and I’m eagerly awaiting feeling you quicken and … Continue reading

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Dear Wheelie, 10 weeks

Dear Wheelie Today Mama went to the doctor and got to get another sneak peek at you!  You measured 10w1d and had a healthy heartbeat of 166bpm.  I love the “whooshawhoosha” sound that makes up your heartbeat! Last night I … Continue reading

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