4 Months Postpartum

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I’m about 2+ weeks late with this post but that’s a good summary of the 4 month mark for me – behind in everything!  So what’s been happening?  The dreaded 4 month sleep regression has hit our household.  My lovebug was doing okay sleep wise (famous last words). I would put him down between 7-8PM, […]



Diabetes and a Newborn

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It’s been about 6 weeks since I gave birth to my little one. It’s been an amazing time but also one of the most difficult times. It’s been amazing because I get cuddles around the clock every day and I get to see my little man growing. There is no better feeling than seeing him smile for the first time or recognizing my husband and me. The lack of sleep has been very difficult but not as difficult as trying to manage my diabetes.



Baby C’s Birth

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On Wednesday, November 5th, my husband and I went to our scheduled OB appointment. The days leading up to the appointment were pretty dramatic (as described in a previous post) as we had failed the Biophysical Profile the previous Friday and almost delivered that day (Halloween) but didn’t, and then had decreased activity and a hospital stay the next day (on Saturday). Sunday through Tuesday we tried not to overreact about decreased activity because baby seemed to pass the non-stress test fine when we were at the hospital.


Baby Boy Has Arrived!

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It’s been a few weeks since I wrote last and that’s mainly because my life has been turned upside-down, but in the best way possible.  Two weeks ago, I welcomed my son into the world! Baby C was born Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 3:57PM, weighing 10 pounds, 14 ounces.  He was 21 inches long […]


Happy Halloween

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Hi all! So I’m getting a c-section in about 11 days and I wanted to get a few photos documenting the last few weeks of my pregnancy but I didn’t want to hire a professional photographer because I’m not feeling all that beautiful (i.e. feeling huge!) right now so it would most likely be a […]