Pregnancy: 28 Weeks

July 19, 2015

Hello, third trimester! Baby R is now the size of an eggplant.   I can’t believe it – we’re in the homestretch. The last trimester, baby! Only 12 more weeks (give or take) until we meet our little girl. So close, yet it still feels so far. I heard the third trimester is the fastest, more »

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Daycare Shopping

July 16, 2015

I’ve had a few inquiries asking if I plan to continue working after the new baby arrives. Yes, I do plan to go back to work. Our current plan is (fingers crossed) for the baby to arrive in early October, I’ll take my 12 weeks of maternity leave, then Derek will take his two weeks more »

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Pregnancy: 27 Weeks

July 12, 2015

Almost to the final stretch! We’re in the last week of the second trimester and Baby R is the size of a head of cauliflower.   I’m still feeling good – *knock on wood* – and still loving staying active. We had a team outing on Friday and I took Baby R for her first more »

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Maddie’s First BarkBox

July 8, 2015

This post is sponsored by BarkBox Maddie had a special delivery last week – her very first BarkBox. Can you tell she was excited? Maddie’s life is about to be turned upside down. A baby is on its way and she has absolutely no idea. I’ve tried telling her (multiple times!), but something tells me more »

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Running for the Red, White, & Blue

July 7, 2015

I had the pleasure of spending the Fourth of July weekend with my sister and her family. It was a great excuse to see their new house, as well as hang out with my amazing nephew, Owen. Owen is 10 months old and growing like a weed. He is so full of personality and loves more »

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Pregnancy: 26 Weeks

July 5, 2015

Happy 26 weeks, Baby R! You are as long as a scallion!   Baby girl is currently the most active when I’m hungry. She gets really squirmy and starts kicking me to say, “hey, mom! feed me! now!” Derek still hasn’t felt a kick (though we’ve tried many times to catch one). He did witness more »

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