Saturday, April 4, 2009

Let me just tell you...

...that I have proof there is a God. 

Yesterday I was feeling pretty low. Lately I've been feeling big and ugly and fat and all the not-so-fun stuff that comes with being VPG. So today I FORCED myself to go to a maternity fair that my delivery hospital was putting on. It had a bunch of information, free stuff and tours of the Labor/Delivery and Mother/Baby units. I was not thrilled to go by myself but I went anyway. While I was there, I had a random stranger tell me how beautiful I looked and that I was just the "prettiest pregnant person". I then ran into my doula and she said the same thing and on top of that, she said I was totally glowing! She also said it was because my husband isn't home, but that's neither here nor there :) To top the whole thing off, I was in my car getting ready to leave and I got a call saying that I had won a raffle drawing for a mommy pampering basket. I waddled my way back inside and picked that up. Fun stuff. God certainly knew how down I was feeling and he totally stepped in and made my day. How can you say there isn't someone looking out for us?!

In my good spirits, I decided that I needed a pedicure to top it all off and now I have semi-lovely toes to match my lovely day... too bad the pedicure lady did a crappy job!


2 comments:

  1. Mary's mom here...I love reading your blogs, Jenna. They are sweet and positive. Congrats on almost being done. Being pregnant is so amazing. I never got over how it is evidence of God. How do you get a baby in there? Wait till Jax is born. You will keep looking at him, then at your tummy, then at him saying "how did he fit in there!?"

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  2. one look at the littlest "Hansen" and the very looonnnggg 9 months will be worth every minute. Hangeth thou in there, baby. oh...btw, i have it on good authority that a pedicure makes delivery go faster....or maybe it was just the pictures look better....!

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