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40 weeks

40 weeks have come and gone, and there is no baby yet! But that’s okay; he is welcome when ready.  In the meantime, my ankle is doing better everyday. Weird parts hurt (like my inner arch?) and it still swells … Continue reading

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38 weeks

Friday was the 38 week mark! I’m never sure how to say in months how pregnant I am, because 40 weeks is 10 months. I think I’m now 9.5 months, and then people think I am overdue. Anyway, I think … Continue reading

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34 weeks

Happy Mother’s Day! It seemed an appropriate time to post about week 34. That, and I was wearing something other than loungewear. šŸ™‚ I was feeling so huge before the ankle injury, and now I just…don’t. I guess the belly … Continue reading

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Jacob’s room gets another updateĀ 

It has been a while since the last update to Jacob’s room, and the storage situation just wasn’t working out for us. Today, while josh had a bike race, Jacob and I transformed his room yet again.  The trip to … Continue reading

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My sensitive childĀ 

Jacob is so smart and mature that sometimes I think I forget how old he is. He is so communicative, and we are able to talk and share…and then he does something totally out of character (but age-appropriate) and I … Continue reading

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First purchases for baby O2

Now that I pretty much believe he is real, I have bought two onesies for baby O2. I still don’t really see myself having two children, or having a newborn again (SO SCARY), but part of my brain has accepted … Continue reading

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Sometimes you need a mommy snuggle

We have had a lot of big feelings around here this week. Being three can be hard. After trying unsuccessfully to nap for a while, I pulled Jacob up into my arms and wrapped myself around him, and he was … Continue reading

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This is what love is

It is unconditional. It makes people happy. Today was a slightly rough day for Jacob and I. I’m sure it was my fault–not doing much and telling him what to do often–that resulted in a lot of boundary-pushing. By bedtime … Continue reading

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Nora and Eric’s Circus Baby Shower

I hosted the beautiful Nora’s baby shower. I am anxiously awaiting the birth of her sweet baby boy, who I really hope will have red hair (and he should, as I think it’s a dominant gene in both parents.) Here … Continue reading

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Happy Day

I woke up to Jacob yelling “Happy Mother’s Day!” I’m so grateful for him. He is amazing, beautiful, and kind. He makes every long night, every stinky diaper, and every mess worth it when he tells me “I love you … Continue reading

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