Baby and Kid

Nursery Progress!

The end of this pregnancy has been much harder than the third trimester was with Bradley. I remember feeling pretty good up until the end, and worked [a full-time job plus a part-time job] up until and including my due date. This time I have been overwhelmed with exhaustion and insomnia. Fortunately, the doctor was… Read More Nursery Progress!

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Nursery Status

Third trimester has hit me hard. Insomnia, back/hip pain, fatigue – all normal gripes, but I have been really struggling to keep up a normal pace lately. My body has almost been saying, “Nope. Stop. Done.” With that in mind, I will be reducing blog posts to once or twice a week for the indefinite… Read More Nursery Status

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Toddler Shoes

Bradley’s favorite word is “shoe.” He says it over and over, many times a day. As soon as we patter down to the kitchen in the morning, sleep still in his eyes, he grabs two shoes and brings them to me. “Shoe,” he says. Sometimes they’re a matching pair, sometimes they’re adult shoes. The kid… Read More Toddler Shoes

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Keeping up with Baby Books

Bradley’s Baby Book I have really enjoyed working on Bradley’s baby book over the past year. It isn’t anything fancy, and it’s probably considered pretty cheesy for literally everyone except me. But I have loved writing down his first foods, first words, and sharing our thoughts about him from the early months of his life.… Read More Keeping up with Baby Books