you may wonder why you never got a cute little ‘in utero’ moniker like your brother (‘speck’)… Feeling second-child syndrome already?
Well, yes, I have to admit, it is partially that. My obstetrician puts it simply but aptly:
“Most women find that pregnancy just isn’t quite as exciting the second time, and there is usually another little one to
drain your energyfocus your time on”.
So yes, your Dad and I haven’t been as focused on your every move as we were with your brother (but believe me, we are still focused, particularly when you kick really hard – I think you definitely have a stronger kick than your brother did, I don’t remember it being quite so PAINFUL last time..).
But mainly it is because we just call you: (more…)