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37 week update

I went to the Ob/Gyn today for my 37 week appointment.  I am now 3-4 cm dilated and 90% effaced!  I started feeling very nauseous, with contractions and lots of pressure the past few nights if I stay up past … Continue reading

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Squirmy and Shy

I went to the OB/GYN close to a month ago and asked my doctor if he could possibly do a super quick ultrasound at the end of my appointment to see if we were headed toward more pink or a … Continue reading

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WW: Fridge Fun

“Hmm…I think this tomato needs to go mom.” “Much better…now what else shall I pull out?  Decisions, decisions.” Recently (since baby has arrived), I have had a bad habit of leaving the fridge door open randomly.  Never good to come … Continue reading

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Months that is. I cannot believe my baby is eleven months old today. :(….. Which inevitably means she’ll be a year old next month. Crazy mad math skills here, huh? My algebra teacher would be so proud. But seriously, I … Continue reading

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WW: Water Baby

I LOVE summertime!!  Now that I am teaching I have the summers off, and man do I feel totally spoiled!  There is nothing better than getting to spend time with my daughter.  What a blessing!  Thank you God! Before the … Continue reading

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WW: Milestones

As a new mom, sometimes it seems like each milestone brings me back to the unknown.  I know babies are supposed to crawl, and then cruise and walk.  My daughter had been trying a few days to crawl, started crawling … Continue reading

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Time Bomb

So, at my 36 week doctor’s appointment I found out my cervix was 2 cm dilated and 50% effaced.  The doc said I was a little early, but nothing to worry about.  Last week, at my 37 week appointment I … Continue reading

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Building the Nursery

As I entered the middle of my second trimester, Ben and I decided it was time to get the nursery furniture in order.  We looked online and also at Babys-R-Us, so we could see the crib “in person.”  We found … Continue reading

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Baby Movements

When I found out I was pregnant I could NOT WAIT to feel the baby move. Well, Ms. Mary James made her presence known at around 19 weeks. Ben and I spent a good week or two trying to “catch” … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Protector Pooch

Listen to Post I’ve heard people say that their dog “knew” they were pregnant.  I admit I was sort of skeptical.  You know like when someone tells you their dog doesn’t like cat poo…yeah, right.  But hey, there are dogs … Continue reading

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