Two years ago today, I woke up before my husband. The sun was peeking through the shades of the hotel window, hinting at another hot summer day in Washington, DC. Only a week or so before, we’d been in an awful and scary car accident that left our car totaled, my husband’s ribs broken, and my… Continue reading The BFP of 2014
HAPPY NEW YEAR!! Check it out! Another “Year in Review”…the second for this blog. You know what that means, right? I’ve blogged for a whole year on the same blog! Okay, so, maybe I took a hiatus after the birth of my son for a few months there…but, still, I’ve tried hard to get back… Continue reading Round Two: “My Year in Review”
My mother stayed at home with me and my brother as much as she could while we were young children. She was a SAHM until I turned two, and then my brother was born. My cousin was born in the years between us and she started babysitting him, too. When I started preschool at the age of… Continue reading This Isn’t How I Pictured It
At our 37w appointment (the infamous one where I found out I would likely need a c-section), my husband and I had some time to kill between my appointment and the ultrasound. So we went down to Dunkin’ Donuts on the first floor of the building to grab some breakfast before returning upstairs to the OB office… Continue reading A Moment 27 Weeks in the Making…*
In some alternate reality, I’m a mother of a one-year-old. Grief is strange. It’s unpredictable. It never fully goes away, but comes in waves that just get spaced further apart over time. Grief changes. On the heels of finding out I was pregnant for the third time, I felt closure on July 6th, 2014—the estimated due… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Little One ♥
Warning: some images may be too graphic for some (but not really…just a little bit of blood, nothing out of the ordinary for the birth of a baby).
Joseph Matthew was born on March 6th, 2015 at 9:13AM—weighing in at 10 pounds, 6 ounces and measuring 21 inches long! He’s two weeks tomorrow, and I just can’t believe it. I am working on his birth story now, which will be the next post I publish. I just wanted to come on here and let… Continue reading He’s Here!