We call it, “it” or sometimes “him”

A post from two years ago, when I was pregnant:

I’ve read a mommy blog or two. What can I say? I’m nosy.

All those moms-to-be they have cute names for their unborn, like peach or plum or peanut.

I’ve already been asked what we call him. And I’ve already felt bad for not having an appropriately cute answer (let the mom-guilt begin).

I call him, “him” and before we knew it was a him, “the baby.”

Perhaps the nicknames arrive organically or perhaps they are manufactured for the blog-sphere.  Either way our unborn is likely not getting a better name than “baby” for quite some time, heck we haven’t even come up with a real name yet, let alone his online persona.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s