IT'S A BOY!
Born: 7/26/2013 10:10pm
7lbs 12oz, 21.5" long
I went in at 7pm 7/25 for cervical ripening and induction everything went very well I progressed very ste... Read more
The full term waiting game has settled in. Not knowing when your entire world will be tipped on its side is exciting and crazy.
I have been keeping productive:
Cooked and packed meals for the freezer and bought some easy grab and go optio... Read more
Part 2:As if a baby isn’t enough to think about…
My DH got the Job!
We are Moving to Africa!
He got the call yesterday that they are trying to figure out how to pay him -ledgers and finance talk that I get the gist of but in the end if it is legal for them to pay him from the US if he is w... Read more
This nesting thing kicking in to high gear in the 3rd trimester is no joke! I have a million little things to do and no energy to do them, yet no fear they won't get done.
Sunday I had a panic attack because there are no diapers for my baby in... Read more
As if a baby isn’t enough to think about…
I have a good life with many, many, blessings I am thankful for my family, my husband, his family and our friends. My Husband and I work hard and have been through a lot of ups and downs over the past eleven years but our love and faith in each... Read more
Feeling Huge & Slowing Down
I am sneaking up on Week 30 for me this marks the final count down, 7-12 weeks of pregnancy left, lots to do and lots of hurry up and wait. My belly is getting bigger everyday it seems yet my weight has stagnated, I still feel good and have dece... Read more
Week 27-Feeling Listened to & Happy With Pictures!
So today was my ultrasound and consult with a specialist about weather or not I have high blood pressure and any issues with the baby. The ultrasound was awesome I have a perfectly healthy strong baby growing and measuring 6 days a head of the ... Read more
Week 26-Panic Attacks, Frustration and a Sigh of Relief...
As I have mentioned before, I have white coat panic at the doctors office, it's frustrating to try to explain to the doctors that you can take your BP every day at home and it's fine but you come in and it high, my doctor believes that because I... Read more
March In The Rearview Mirror
March is admittedly my least favorite month. The weather is iffy, the winter seems to drag on and on and my energy is a mess. The good parts tend to be that the sun is warmer and once March is over the earth starts to come alive again, and so ... Read more
22 Weeks and Counting
So here I am half way through my 22nd week of this adventure. Baby B is kicking and moving around these days a I am feeling good over all. I feel like I have been very tired the last few weeks, maybe it's overwhelmed maybe it's genuine fatigue... Read more
2nd Trimester...week 15-19 game plan
I have had a great run so far, very little morning sickness all very manageable, been keeping my weight gain under control, and working on being as active as possible. I've been working hard on keeping my stress in check and monitoring my BP of ... Read more
Back to Being a Loner
I don't make friends easily, especially with women, I am slightly introverted, kind of private about stuff, a little raw, and tend to back away when I think someone is too busy. Guys it's a little easier with but as a woman in a committed relat... Read more
Garbage In Garbage Out! For Real!
So for the past month I have been pretty loose about my diet and totally gave in to the winter blahhhs. I stopped working out regularly, I was eating more processed food and and less vegetables more starches and way more sugar and sweets. I ev... Read more
"You're Getting Too Thin"
I know it's out of love, I now sometimes it's thought as a complement. I have lost a lot of weight, I know, I made my initial goal, that's true. When I was 228, I thought 168 was not even attainable in fact I though 175 was a fine goal, The tru... Read more
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Lighten Up...It's Christmas!
Ok I for one am behind the eightball this year:
1. I hate shopping
2. We had 2 blizzards on 2 consecutive Saturdays in December
3. Last weekend I was out of state at a wedding
Let me just say, I don't mind being out the day before or ... Read more