Genetic Testing & Counseling

Genetic Testing & Counseling

Final update: We got our results back from the amniocentesis today and our little boy has a copy of each SMN gene, which means it is highly unlikely that he will even be a carrier! I was in the middle of my first client at school this afternoon when the genetic counselor called me. Of … Read More

Week 12 Update – Happy Holidays! 

Week 12 Update – Happy Holidays! 

Between the holiday chaos, the most exciting thing to happen this week was receiving the gender envelope! My mom has it for safe keeping, and I have verified that it is still sealed. So far my little sister has tried looking through it, J tried to get my mom to tell him what it is … Read More

Telling My Family

So, telling my parents didn’t go as planned. I tend to cave under pressure, or even if I think there’s pressure I cave. So I am really bad at keeping secrets and surprising people. Anyways I found out I was pregnant just before my parents left for Vegas, and when they came back they brought … Read More