Category Archives: pregnancy

One year later – Isabelle’s birth story.

Isabelle was born a year ago this week. Can you believe it?! I never really wanted to write a birth story for Isabelle because it took me a long time to process her birth story and I was pretty sad … Continue reading

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A fond (terrifying) look back: Finding out I was pregnant – both times.

My newborn is now seven months old. I am in a healthy amount of denial that time is passing, but now that Isabelle is crawling around our house and getting into every single thing, it’s definitely becoming apparent that my … Continue reading

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I Wanted A Girl

I think there may be an unwritten rule that an ‘expecting’ parent isn’t supposed to have a strong preference about whether they would prefer a boy or a girl baby. However, I wanted a girl. Of course, now it’s safe … Continue reading

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SHE is here!

Introducing Isabelle Rose! Quick Stats: 4/30 = date of birth (ironically, the day I scheduled a post about still being pregnant) 41 weeks and 5 days = time it took her to finish ‘cooking’ 36 hours = length of labor … Continue reading

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Why I’m Still Pregnant

Going over 41.5 weeks pregnant is not for the weak of spirit, let me tell you. Not only am I physically uncomfortable (oh hey, contractions every 10 minutes for days and days and days) but I’m getting mentally tired, too. … Continue reading

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