Saturday, January 30, we just arrived from Escoffier(Derek’s culinary school) and I ate a big serving of spaghetti. Derek rented the Transylvania 2 movie and while watching it I can’t fight sleep taking over my body.
Almost a month ago, I felt I was pregnant. Even Derek was suspecting it because I was eating lemons and I really enjoyed it. He cooked baked salmon for me and topped it with slices of lemon and put half of it on the side of the plate. I ate it and wanted more. He thought it was very weird. The next day he bought an early pregnancy test kit.
I didn’t want to take the test because I loved the thought of me being pregnant and didn’t want to burst the bubble. But Derek was insistent so I did it anyway. It was negative and I was a bit sad. Of course, I was secretly hoping I was pregnant.
And then last Friday, while waiting for Derek to be home, I watched April & Justin’s YouTube channel. April talked about her having a miscarriage. She didn’t know she was pregnant and she took some medicine for her flu. I’m not sure if that’s the reason why, but she lost the baby. So when Derek was home, I told him about it and we were joking about me being pregnant.
So today, January 30, I decided to use the second test. I peed on the stick and saw only the horizontal line. So I was disappointed and I didn’t even wait for 3 minutes to see all the result because I thought it would come out negative again.
Several hours later, Derek was calling me and asking me what I’ve done. I was clueless. I thought I left the toothpaste uncovered or something. I was confused when I saw him wiping his eyes. He’s crying (or maybe just teary-eyed)! And then he pointed to the stick and I saw a faint vertical line. It was positive! I’m pregnant! Oh my God! I can’t believe my eyes!
We were getting ready to go to my friends’ promotion Party at Golden Corral but we stopped by Walmart to buy more pregnancy tests. This time, we bought 2 of the more expensive brands.
At golden corral, both of us just kept smiling and having a hard time to keep our little secret all to ourselves. We couldn’t wait to get home and do another test so we went inside the family bathroom and I took the second test for the day. After 3 mins, right before or eyes, the screen said Pregnant. We were so happy. We just hugged there, inside the bathroom! Of Golden Corral! Ha ha.
When we arrived home, I took another test again and this time, Derek was 100% convinced – and I was still having second thoughts. LOL.