I’m Pregnant!

Friday, 11 August 2006

Yes - Mr and Mrs Okui should have an additional member in the family soon. We found out yesterday morning! I did a home pregnancy test and a positive result appeared almost instantly. It was very unplanned, but we're so happy all the same.

No wonder I've been feeling different lately! I missed my period. I've been wanting to eat more often than usual. And now at least there's a good explanation why my tummy's not quite as flat as it used to be. :p

We've told our parents and they've done the grapevine thing with the relatives already. Lots of smiles and hugs all round, and jokes about becoming aunties and grandparents.

So today I'm gonna visit a gynae (my first time ever) for a checkup. My colleague was squealing when I told her the news and she's been showering me with useful advice since then. She bugged me to register with Babycentre.com, a really useful resource centre for a first time mother. My boss has offered to recommend good books on pregnancy and has been giving very detailed graphic descriptions of the birth process. [gulp]

Off I go!

22 Comments

#1Gravatar imageAndy Heong says:

Congratulations!!! Omigosh! God have definitely blessed the both of you! Heh, I can imagine you two being uniquely great parents. ๐Ÿ˜€ Soooo happy for you.

#2Gravatar imagedesriel says:

congrats darling!

#3Gravatar imagekalamari says:

Grats! Nuff said!

#4Gravatar imagekOtAk says:

Baby Okui! Hehee.. congrats dear! Life is indeed full of unexpected suprises! ๐Ÿ™‚

#5Gravatar imagesooaun says:

hey, that’s wonderful news! all the very best to both of you… wonder if it’s a hanlet or baby michelle ๐Ÿ˜€

#6Gravatar imageErna says:

Congratulations! ๐Ÿ˜€

A lovely unexpected blessing.

#7Gravatar imageruach says:

Enjoy.

#8Gravatar imagevvayz says:

Congratulations to the both of you!!! How exciting! ๐Ÿ˜€

#9Gravatar imageLigeiro says:

I think I posted earlier but my comment didn’t come out. Anyways, if you train your kid young enough, he might grow up to be a ninja turtle. Corny ‘andrew’ joke intended.

#10Gravatar imageHilmy says:

Yay! Congrats!

#11Gravatar imagePriscilla says:

Absolutely thrilled for the two of you!! Congrats and good luck!

#12Gravatar imageYen says:

That has to be the best news I’ve heard all year!
So excited for you!
i TOLD ngeow to get a family car right at the beginning!

#13Gravatar imagemindy says:

Woweee! good news indeed. Congratulations to the parents to be ๐Ÿ™‚

#14Gravatar imageserena says:

CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!! ๐Ÿ™‚

#15Gravatar imagemiaow! says:

hehehhehe I’m gonna a be an auntie and I’m actually looking forward to it… muahahaha >:P …

gleefully rubs her palms together in eager anticipation of all the “neat” things she can teach her hanlett/michlett

aaarghhh herm herm herm herm herm (clears’ throat) …sings:
(sung to the tune of Dwarve’s Work song frm Snowputeh)

ngeow ho! ngeow ho! a baby’s on the way… with a root toot toot and a hey hey hey, ngeow ho, ngeow ho; ngeow ho ngeow ho!!

cheshire grin

#16Gravatar imageAsok says:

Wahhh. Really really Jinjia jinjia Congrazhuleytions to the both of you!! Well done on contributing to the tiny Malaysian population ๐Ÿ™‚

#17Gravatar imageMalcolm says:

Hi there….

CONGRATULATIONS…!!! Feel so happy and excited for both of you. I was surprised and happy when Nicole told me about the great news. This is really a happy moments to celebrate. Very soon, Bantus will have a very young potential Capoeirista…hhahaha !!!
Frankly speaking, I don’t know what else to say but the happy and excited feelings is there for both of you.

CONGRATULATIONS…. @}-

#18Gravatar imagejesscet says:

Wow! Congratulations Michelle to u and your hubby! ๐Ÿ™‚

#19Gravatar imageandrew says:

Iยดm not corny. Porny maybe, but not corny.

Congratulations Michelle. Baby abadas are on the way!

Wu Han, I have taught you well my son ๐Ÿ˜‰

Consider opening a pregnancy blog for the benefit of mothers and fathers-to-be?

#20Gravatar imagesm says:

Wow, congrats, that’s very good news! Happy for you and Han

#21Gravatar imageAnson F-Clef says:

Woooohooooo!!! I kinda guessed so……congrats to both you as well as Han!

#22Gravatar imageAsad says:

This is Rumpelstiltskin, leaving a message…
you must remember, young maiden, that many many years ago you vowed to name your first-born after me… MuaHaHaHa!!!

Kiddin.. neways, CONGRATULATIONS to the happy, expecting couple!! I’m assuming baby names are coming to mind already ๐Ÿ˜€

Take care,

Asad

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