Emme’s Birth Story…

…or How-You-Can-Learn-a-Lot-About-Yourself-During-Your-FOURTH-Labor & Delivery! 😉 Tuesday, October 12th started out like pretty much any other day for us… Up and at ‘em, the kids got a solid start on their schoolwork and we even had a late morning visit from a family friend. Ellie was snoozing and Sam & Lawrie…

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38 Weeks & The Cruelty of Mother Nature

Last week while my happy little blog was pleasently “auto-posting” all my catch up posts (which is something I really must use more often…) I was busy moseying from week 37 to week 38 feeling like: (Hey, at least I kept it festive, right?!) 😉 Okay, okay… admittedly I was…

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Pregnancy Insomnia = Blog Catch Up…

…well, that & the thought that if you don’t get this stinkin’ thing caught up, you might just give it up for good! 😉 At 37 weeks, 2 days… I cannot sleep thru the night. I’m nearly constantly exhausted, mostly due to my dual status as an overweight pregnant Mom……

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34 Weeks… A Pregnancy Update…

Yes, I’m behind in blog posting… again… 🙁 But I have a VERY good reason: I’m 34 weeks along & have a FULL BLOWN case of Nesting Syndrome. Seriously. I mean… it’s baaaaaadddddd! (Just ask my poor husband… who’s often the recipient of the “This Has GOT to Be Done,…

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31 Weeks & Counting!

I don’t do “belly shots.” Well, at least not like my dearly blessed cousin, Renee anyway… Sorry. Wait… no… actually I’m not sorry… Honestly, if you could see my belly, you’d thank me for not doing “those” type of belly shots! LOL! Nope… the road map on my abdomen rarely…

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Baby Girl’s Praise Report

First of all, I just want to say a huge THANK YOU to each & every one of you who offered up prayers for our Baby Girl over the past couple of weeks. Your thoughtful & encouraging comments here & to me on Facebook have truly been God-sent and I…

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In Real Life: Mentally Meandering…

It’s nap time here and one of the first things I put on my list of things “To Do” today was to write a blog post. But my mind in wandering in about a MILLION different directions for some reason, so I cannot get focused enough to write about any…

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Week 22: Woe is Technology…

Haven’t had a chance to do a recent “pregnancy post” since we have been SO busy ’round here… but I need to because… well… we need your prayers. At my last visit, back on May 25th, we had an ultrasound anatomy scan done. EVERYONE joined me in that tiny room,…

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