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Not your average breakfast

Meg and I woke up early so we could hit whole foods for breakfast and buy chocolate chips (Meg is going to bake cookies!) We were a little early, so we decided to wait in the car. When people started rushing the door, Meg and I thought we should follow suit...I've never seen anything like it. There had to be 30+ people anxiously awaiting the store opening.

Naturally, I started cracking jokes and embarrassing Megan. The guy in front of us thought my black friday comparison was hilarious. Meg did not. lol, she also didn't appreciate my shopping cart popawheelie. Note to's not a good idea to piss off a pregnant woman before she eats breakfast!!!

When the doors finally opened a mass of people rushed to fill their recyclable water jugs. Meg and I headed towards the fruit and then made our way towards the breakfast bar (clearly our priorities had nothing to do with preparing for the impending hurricane).

We picked out an apple danish and breakfast sandwich to share. All of the sudden Meg asked if they had deli pickles. I scoped it out and bought two. I'm thinking I should have bought more because when we sat down to eat breakfast Meg cracked open the deli pickle container. EWW!!!

I know. I know. You're probably thinking, get used to it Jen, it's only going to get worse. (I'm sort of afraid)


  1. soooo excited for you! thanks for the link to your blog, i will definitely be keeping an eye on it to see how you're coming along. its so exciting reading your news, it gives me butterflies thinking about whats in store for us! congratulations xx

  2. Thanks so much! I'm excited to check on you girls as well...I have a feeling there are some good stories to come

  3. Saw your link on itsmekatielou's blog and thought I'd check it out. I'm working nights and go for my second attempt at IUI tomorrow. My colleague's (who know nothing of our treatment) must think I'm insane. I am welling up reading about your fabulous news.
    I am 36 and my fiance Eleanor puts up with all the tears and drama of a failed attempt like a trouper but has no-one to support her which is awful.
    I'm looking forward to another attempt at treatment but nervous of the result, not sure I can stand another 2 week wait.

  4. I'm so glad you found us!! The tww is the worst!!! I told Meg we could stop after one baby so that I never had to go through it again! (I was only kidding)

    I know it's probably harder on Meg (she physically has put up with the "symptoms") but the tww is an emotional rollercoaster. There were times where I was overly optimistic, but after each failed attempt part of me started to's a defense mechanism. Meg became a negative nancy.

    I wish you the best of luck tomorrow and for this cycle in general...definitely follow the blog. I'm looking forward to seeing you through the next torturous two weeks...I'll be crossing my fingers for a bfp!!! Hi, to Eleanor!

  5. Oh, and definitely check out's fantastic.


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