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letters to our little one, part ii

7 weeks & 6 days.

It's been a few weeks since I've written to you. I meant to sit down on Monday and tell you all about our first doctor's appointment, but the days have (luckily!) been kind of slipping by, and by the time I get a minute of down time all I can really manage to do is eat or sleep. But here I am - I have slept for a few hours already today, I just drove in the rain to eat a brownie sundae, and I have a few minutes before I have to head out again. So, I am taking advantage of the time and using it as an opportunity to say hi to you, Little One!

It's still a bit surreal that you exist. I have to remind myself sometimes. And then, on the other hand, it is all I think about. On Monday we went to the doctor for our first scan (or ultrasound as we call them in the States). I was so excited and anxious I could barely contain myself. It's just so hard to even fathom what is happening inside my body right now - that I could be doing something as amazing a…