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It’s Been a Hard Pregnancy, But. . .

I was in decent shape and in great health when I found out I was pregnant with our third baby. Naively, I thought this would make for an easy pregnancy. I know it could be worse, but I have struggled – and struggled hard – this time around. I was sick well into my second… Continue reading It’s Been a Hard Pregnancy, But. . .

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Thoughts from the 2nd Trimester

Whew I made it out of the 1st trimester! Where in the world is my 2nd trimester glow at though? Where is my 2nd trimester energy? I’m going to take a nap while I wait for it show up. My body looks like a cartoon version of myself. Between boobs and belly and chins I don’t… Continue reading Thoughts from the 2nd Trimester

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4 Reasons Why I Won’t Have a Gender Reveal Party

Sometimes I am so out of the loop with trends that I kind of feel like an alien. That’s how it is with gender reveal parties. . .  and Pinterest. But that’s a whole other post. I see all the elaborate and clever reveals going on around me and on social media, but I’ve never… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why I Won’t Have a Gender Reveal Party