Category Archives: Baby

1 Year Ago Today

1 Year ago today I was cleaning up the kitchen after dinner. I was feeling contractions as I had been sporadically all day and I just kept thinking they were Braxton hicks. I remember at one point going in to … Continue reading

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38.5 Weeks Pregnant and The Loss of My Mucus Pkug

I am 37.5 weeks pregnant today and this morning I lost the mucus plug in the bathroom.  I had the bloody show.  Later I had a few surges that were more like contractions and less like brachston hicks.  It was … Continue reading

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Redefining September 11th

Today is the 10th anniversery of terrorist attacks on the twin towers in New York City. Every year on September 11th we talk about where we were, how it changed our lives, what it all means, and some of us … Continue reading

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Aren’t Toddlers Supposed to Sleep More Than This?

My 16 month old daughter has stopped sleeping.  Well, not altogether, she sleeps.  No matter what I seem to do she won’t fall asleep until midnight.  She then proceeds to wake up at 7am.  That is only 7 hours of … Continue reading

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Baby’s First Fever

Wow! There is nothing like your baby’s first fever, especially when it hits 103.7. My daughter at 7 months had her first fever. I knew something was wrong because she woke up crying. Normally she wakes up making noise babeling … Continue reading

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Time Consuming Motherhood

Have you ever thought it would be a great idea to have a baby and buy a house in the same year? Yea, uh, I don’t recomend it. But that is what we did. We had a baby in March … Continue reading

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One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, I went home for lunch from work and took a pregnancy test. It was positive. Today we have a 4 month old beautiful healthy daughter.

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Getting Back To That Pre Preggo Body Time Limit

So my mother-in-law was in town recently and while my husband and I miss our families from time to time her visit reminded us that there are some benefits to living with your spouse and your new baby at atleast … Continue reading

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The Aftermath of Having a Baby

About 2 months ago I gave birth to my daughter and as you can tell my blog writings have suffered.  They have suffered so much that I have not written at all.  I hope to start writing more regular as … Continue reading

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