Man, I’m coming down off of my bird camp high and it’s not pretty. So I stayed up late last night to write this and relive #allthememories. Sorry in advance that this is so long: Friday I rushed around all morning finishing up some last minute work, dropping off the little guy at daycare and… Continue reading Recap: Fall Great Lakes Bird Camp (AKA the greatest weekend ever)
I found an unpublished post that apparently I had all ready to go, so note that this is super outdated now! It looks like I wrote this on November 9, so little C was about three months old. I’m planning to do another one this week to see how things have changed 🙂 Enjoy! –… Continue reading Day in the life: after baby
This sweet boy came into this world on August 2, 2015 at 10:10 a.m. — just two days before my due date. Calvin has stolen our hearts and we still can’t believe he’s here! I’m working on writing up some form of a birth story to share, but in the meantime, I can say that… Continue reading He’s Here!
50 days to go! The days during the last couple of weeks have felt like I’m repeatedly going through a series of events that include: Go to bed. Wake up a zillion times because either I have to go to the bathroom or my hip pain causes me to need to change positions. Wake up… Continue reading Third Trimester Recap: Weeks 31 – 32
This past weekend, 28 humans (including five tiny ones) and two dogs came out as part of Team Charlie to walk the Hope Walks and Rolls 5K to remember Charlie and raise money for Faith’s Lodge. It was so special to have so many people there, surrounding us! And of course, it felt extra special to be… Continue reading Walking for Charlie
I thought it might be kind of fun to do one of those ‘Day in the Life’-type posts, even if just for my own amusement to compare a typical day pre-baby and post-baby. So…here it goes! (PS – my life is not at all interesting. So congrats to you if you make it through this… Continue reading Day in the Life: Before Baby
Weeks 14 – 16 I kicked off the second trimester with a weekend trip to Atlanta with Andrea to visit friends Kate, Brian and her new baby! It was a great trip, but I was still dealing with some of the fatigue from the first trimester, so we didn’t exactly hit the town in the… Continue reading Second Trimester Recap