Sunday, February 27, 2011

Schubert? Or Prokofiev?

A brief post to let everyone know we're still alive. (But barely. We've nearly been consumed by horrible amounts of studying.) Cameron's had a really busy couple of weeks of mid-terms. I've been studying like crazy for my orals that are THIS week! AH! Everyone say lots of prayers for me. My pregnancy brain is having a hard time keeping things straight. It will be very nice to be done with them. I have one more on March 17 but it's not nearly as scary or big. I'm just terrified they'll show me a Prokofiev Sonata and I'll identify it as something like Schubert. (Which, by the way, I did this past week.) If you don't speak music lingo, that's like mixing up Harry Potter and Pride & Prejudice. So let's hope that doesn't happen.

Things should wind down after that so I can focus a little more on getting ready for the baby. I also have a cruise to look forward to the first week of April. I'm going with my mom, dad, and Abby and am SO excited. (Though I will miss Cameron terribly, who will be too busy with school to join us.) And then: GRADUATION! I can't adequately describe how excited I am to be done with this scholastic phase of life and move on to motherhood. We're at 23 weeks now. I can't wait to meet our little guy. He's moving constantly, which is fun. My tummy is growing too. I'm still waiting to look identifiably pregnant and not just thick. The evidence: