Here we are! I've made it to 39 weeks and 4 days of pregnancy. We've made the decision to have an induction in the morning based off of some appointments that haven't gone perfectly this past week. I trust my doctor 100% and stand with her when she says, "It's time to get the stinker … Continue reading the last day of pregnancy
Good morning! I'm sitting pretty at 39 weeks and no sign of a baby yet. I decided (with a reminder from my wonderful husband) that I should probably think about packing my hospital bag. I think it would be hilarious to try to pack it between contractions, but he didn't think so. I was trying … Continue reading what’s in my hospital bag?
We had a bit of a nerve-wracking check up Wednesday. No worries, everything is fine. The short of it is that the doppler was averaging mine and Willow's heart rates, so Doc wanted to get a strip making sure baby had a healthy heartbeat. So, I sat for half an hour with a fetal monitor strapped on … Continue reading tiny tigers and some more gray hair
Sometimes, I'm so hard on myself. I never used to be, but now I'm a mom and there's an unending list of things that never get done. I want to live up to the Pinterest Mom standard... You know, that magical woman who keeps an immaculate home, hosts fabulous parties, and who's children look like … Continue reading the crud
Friday marked 36 weeks of this wonderful pregnancy. My 5th, but that's a story for another day. I am blessed beyond measure to be growing another gorgeous girl, whom I am growing very anxious to meet. At some point, the novelty of pregnancy wears off; it came a lot sooner having a wild girl to chase … Continue reading the bump report
Thursdays are our busy day. Thursdays are filled with the fellowship of a house full of friends. Daniel and I lead the young adults class at our church, and they'll be letting themselves in the front door shortly after dinner. It's a night filled with laughter and coffee (two of my favorite things). A precious … Continue reading dr. lily